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: Кипър

Enforcement of a Custodial Sentence (903)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

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

Yes, It allows an EU country to enforce a prison sentence imposed by another EU country against a person who resides in its territory.

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

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International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

COUNCIL FRAMEWORK DECISION 2008/909/JHA of 27 November 2008 on the application of the principle of mutual recognition to judgments in criminal matters imposing custodial sentences or measures involving deprivation of liberty for the purpose of their enforcement in the European Union

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

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* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

The competent authority in the Republic to receive the request/ decision issued by another Member State is the District Court in the jurisdiction of which the sentenced person lawfully and ordinary resides. In cases where the lawful or ordinary residence is unknown, the competent authority to receive the request/ decision is the Nicosia District Court. The Ministry of Justice and Public Order assists the competent authorities during the transmission and receipt of the decision and the certificate and in relation to the formal correspondence.

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

As above

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

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Accepted languages for the request/decision

Greek or English

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

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

The country of enforcement must, in most cases, decide within 90 days of receiving the judgment and the certificate whether to recognise the judgment and whether to impose the sentence

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

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a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

N/A

Last reviewed on 3 март 2017 by Секретариат на ЕСМ

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