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: Irlanda

Audiencia de sospechosos/personas acusadas: procedimiento normal (710)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Irlanda

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

Yes Suspects can be questioned S.63 of the 2008 Act. However, they cannot be compelled to answer questions and may invoke the right not to answer questions on the grounds of self incrimination under s. 64 of the 2008 Act. The Irish Police can approach the suspect to answer questions voluntarily under caution. They cannot be compelled to answer questions and the Central Authority cannot provide legal aid

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Irlanda

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

Convention/Protocol

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Irlanda

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

Minister for Justice and Equality Central Authority for Mutual Assistance, Department of Justice and Equality. 51 St. Stephens Green, Dublin 2

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

District Court

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Irlanda

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Irish/English

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Irlanda

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

N/A

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Irlanda

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

Suspect cannot be compelled to answer

Last reviewed on 6 julio 2016 by Secretariado de la RJE
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