Fiches Belges
Measure Implementation
Measure possibility

Legal Framework
Applicable Framework

Competent authority
Request/decision
Execute/recognise measure

Accepted Languages
Languages

Execution Deadline
Deadlines

Legal info
Special requirements
Other information

Fiches Belges: Словакия

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1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Словакия

Is this measure possible in your Member State under International Judicial Cooperation?

Yes, a letter of request for international judicial assistance in criminal matters is essential. The accused, defence counsel, victim and party to an action, proxies, appointed guardian and in proceedings before the court a public prosecutor, probation and mediation officer, high court clerk, court secretary and assistant prosecutor have the right to inspect files, with the exception of the voting record and personal data on the identity of the protected witness, endangered witness, or a witness whose identity is classified, and classified data on the identity of the agent, to take and make notes of them, and to procure copies of the files and their parts at own expense; such expenses shall not be paid by the public prosecutor, the probation and mediation officer, high court clerk, court secretary and assistant prosecutor. The same right applies to the legal representative of the accused, the victim and the party to an action, if such persons are denied their legal capacity or their legal capacity is restricted. Other persons may do so with the consent of the presiding judge and, in the preliminary hearing, with the consent of the law enforcement authority, only if it is necessary to exercise their rights. ( § 69 of the Code of Criminal Procedure).

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Словакия

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters of April 20, 1959. Convention of 29 May 2000 on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters between the Member States of the European Union .

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Словакия

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

District prosecutor´s office. General Prosecutor´s Ofice and the Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic are the competent central authorities for the transmission of the request for the mutual assistance.

* execute/recognise the measure (if other than the receiving authority)

N/A

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Словакия

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Official translation into the Slovak language. When proceeding according to European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters of April 20, 1959 one of the official languages of the Council of Europe may be used.

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Словакия

Deadlines for the execution of the request/decision (where applicable)

N/A

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Словакия

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

N/A

Last reviewed on 6 юли 2016 by Секретариат на ЕСМ

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