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: Finlanda

European Arrest Warrant (901)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Finlanda

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

Yes

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Finlanda

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

Council Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA of 13 June 2002 on the European arrest warrant and the surrender procedures between Member States

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Finlanda

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

Prosecution District of Southern Finland

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

Prosecution District of Southern Finland

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Finlanda

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Finnish, Swedish, English

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Finlanda

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

No deadline stipulated in law. In practice some days.

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Finlanda

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

Finland has when implementid the FD added as mandatory ground for non-execution the following: 1) there is justifiable ground to suspect that the requested person is threatened by capital punishment, torture or other degrading treatment or that he or she would be subjected, on the basis of origin, membership in a certain social group, religion, belief or political opinion, to persecution that threatens his or her life or liberty or to other persecution, or there is justifiable cause to assume that he or she would be subjected to a violation of his or her human rights or constitutionally protected due process, freedom of speech or freedom of association. 2) the extradition, in view of the age, state of health or other personal circumstances or special circumstances of the person in question would be unreasonable on humanitarian grounds and this unreasonableness cannot be avoided by postponing execution .

Last reviewed on 15 ianuarie 2020 by Tools Correspondent

See Related Measures


Guide for a first visit
If you don't know how to use the fiches belges for help in request mutual legal assistance, visit this page

  • © 2017 RJE. Toate drepturile rezervate.