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: Latvia

Hearing persons collaborating with the inquiry (706)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Latvia

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

N/A

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Latvia

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

N/A

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Latvia

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

N/A

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

Person directing criminal proceedings

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Latvia

Accepted languages for the request/decision

N/A

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Latvia

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

N/A

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Latvia

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

Section 21 of Criminal Procedure Law "Rights to Co-operation" (1) A person who has the right to assistance of a defence counsel may co-operate with an official authorised to perform criminal proceedings in order to promote the regulation of criminal legal relations. (2) Co-operation may be expressed in the following ways: 1) in the selection of the simplest type of proceedings; 2) in the promotion of the progress of proceedings; 3) in the disclosure of criminal offences committed by other persons. (3) Co-operation is possible from the moment of the commencement of criminal proceedings until the execution of a punishment.

Last reviewed on 6 July 2016 by EJN Secretariat

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