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Fiches Belges: Словакия

Transfer of proceedings (1001)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Словакия

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

Section 528 of the Code of Criminal Procedure: Acceptance of the Criminal Matter (1) The General Prosecutor´s Office’s Office shall inform the Ministry of Justice on the request of the foreign authority that the criminal proceedings which are performed by such authorities shall be accepted by the Slovak authorities. (2) In the case of a positive decision on a request under Subsection 1, the General Prosecutor´s Office’s Office shall give rise to the materially and locally competent prosecution for the procedure under this Act without undue delay. (3) The act performed by the authorities of the requesting State in compliance with the legal system of such State has the same validity in the Slovak Republic as if it was made by the Slovak authorities, under the condition that its acceptance does not give such act a larger evidence value than the one it already had in the requesting State. (4) If the requesting State withdraws its request on the acceptance of the criminal matter due to the fact that it will continue in the criminal matter, the Slovak authorities shall lose the power to continue in the criminal proceedings.

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Словакия

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

European Convention on the Transfer of Proceedings in Criminal Matters (15 May 1972). In case of existence, the bilateral or other multilateral treaty covering the specific subject matter may be applicable.

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Словакия

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

Requests for transfer of criminal proceedings shall be addressed to the General Prosecutor's Office of the Slovak Republic. The Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic is the competent authority to transmit abroad requests for transfer of criminal proceedings.

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

General Prosecutor ´s Office of the Slovak Republic.

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Словакия

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Official translation into the Slovak Republic. Language regime may be modified according to the relevant bilateral treaty.

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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