Fichas Belgas
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: Malta

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1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Malta

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

Yes this measure is available.

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Malta

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (Strasbourg 1959) Convention of 29 May 2000 on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters between the Member States of the European Union

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Malta

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

Office of the Attorney General

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

Executive Police

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Malta

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Maltese or English

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Malta

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

Whilst there is no specific deadline, it is requested that the request is made within in a time-frame that allows the executing authority to notify the witness prior to the date set for his appearance.

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Malta

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

It should be noted that Malta has declared that it does not apply Article 11 of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (1959) and therefore it will not execute a request for the temporary transfer of a witness who is a person in custody.

Last reviewed on 11 abril 2022 by Tools Correspondent
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