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Fiches Belges: Austria

Cross-border hot pursuit (802)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Austria

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

Under the Austrian law, cross border hot pursuit falls within the scope of police-to-police cooperation.

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Austria

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

Article 40 of the Convention implementing the Schengen Agreement.

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Austria

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

Under the Austrian law, cross border hot pursuit falls within the scope of police-to-police cooperation.

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

The practical execution of the measure is performed by security authorities (police) or fiscal authorities and customs offices.

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Austria

Accepted languages for the request/decision

N/A

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Austria

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

N/A

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Austria

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

N/A

Last reviewed on 30 January 2018 by EJN Secretariat

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