Judicial Library
Status of implementation of

For the practical application of this Legal Instrument, check the EJN Practical tools for judicial cooperation
Last reviewed on 13 February 2019 by EJN Secretariat
 Export section
File format
CountryEntry into forceCountry NotificationRelated National legislationAdditional Information
AT   Austria Implemented   1 Jul 2018 ---
BE   Belgium Implemented   22 May 2017

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU on European Investigation Order in criminal matters by Belgium

Law of 22 May 2017 related to the European investigation order in criminal matters.

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

BG   Bulgaria Implemented   23 Feb 2018 -

European Investigation Order Law –  Official publication: State Gazette /Държавен вестник/; Number: 16; Publication date: 2018-02-20

-
HR   Croatia Implemented   26 Oct 2017

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU by Croatia

 

-

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

CY   Cyprus Implemented   15 Dec 2017 -

Law Number 181/2017

-
CZ   Czech Republic Implemented   16 Aug 2018

Notification of the Implementation of Directive 2014/41/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3 April 2014 regarding the European Investigation Order in criminal matters - by Czech Republic

Act No.104/2013 Coll., on International Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters (in consolidated version), as amended by the Act No. 178/2018 Coll.

Directive 2014/41/EU regarding the European Investigation Order in criminal matters was implemented in the Czech law and the EIO became effective from 16 August 2018.

DK   Denmark   - --

Denmark is not bound by the Directive 2014/41/EU. As it cannot opt-in to this directive, it will not transpose it.

EE   Estonia Implemented   6 Jul 2017

Notifications according to the directive 2014/41/EU article 33(1) for Estonia

-

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

FI   Finland Implemented   3 Jul 2017

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU by Finland

-

 Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

FR   France Implemented   22 May 2017

Notification from the French authorities concerning Directive 2014/41/EU regarding the European Investigation Order

Notification from the French authorities concerning Directive 2014/41/EU regarding the European Investigation Order. Art. 34. 3 and 4

II de l’article 118 de la Loi n° 2016-731 du 3 juin 2016 renforçant la lutte contre le crime organisé, le terrorisme et leur financement, et améliorant l'efficacité et les garanties de la procédure pénale
Official publication: Journal Officiel de la République Française (JORF); Publication date: 2016-06-04

Ordonnance n° 2016-1636 du 1er décembre 2016 relative à la décision d'enquête européenne en matière pénale
Official publication: Journal Officiel de la République Française (JORF); Publication date: 2016-12-02

Décret n° 2017-511 du 7 avril 2017 relatif à la décision d'enquête européenne en matière pénale
Official publication: Journal Officiel de la République Française (JORF); Publication date: 2017-04-09

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

DE   Germany Implemented   22 May 2017

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU by Germany

Amendment to the Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU by Germany

German Law transposing the Directive on the European Investigation Order.

Act of 05/01/2017, Federal Gazette – Bundesgesetzblatt 2017 I, 31 - Viertes Gesetz zur Änderung des Gesetzes über die internationale Rechtshilfe in Strafsachen

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

GR   Greece Implemented   21 Sep 2017 -

Law 4489/2017

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

HU   Hungary Implemented   23 May 2017 --

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

IE   Ireland   - --

Ireland is not bound by the Directive 2014/41/EU, as it did not take part in the adoption of this Directive; however, the issue of opting in remains under consideration.

IT   Italy Implemented   28 Jul 2017

Notification by Italy of the transposition of Directive on the European Investigation Order

Leg. Decree nr. 108/2017

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

LV   Latvia Implemented   20 May 2017 -

Kriminālprocesa likums

Noteikumi par ipaša dokumenta formu un saturu kriminaltiesiskaja sadarbiba ar Eiropas Savienibas dalibvalstim

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

LT   Lithuania Implemented   15 Jun 2017

 

 

-

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

LU   Luxembourg Implemented   15 Sep 2018 -

Loi du 1er août 2018 portant
1° transposition de la directive 2014/41/UE du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 3 avril 2014 concernant la décision d'enquête européenne en matière pénale;
2° modification du Code de procédure pénale;
3° modification de la loi modifiée du 8 août 2000 sur l’entraide judiciaire internationale en matière pénale.

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

MT   Malta Implemented   24 Oct 2017 --

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

NL   Netherlands Implemented   17 Jun 2017

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU by The Netherlands[document in Dutch]

Dutch implementation law of the Directive on the European Investigation Order

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

PL   Poland Implemented   8 Feb 2018

Notification on the implementation by Poland on the Directive on the European Investigation Order in criminal matters. Competent authorities

--
PT   Portugal Implemented   22 Aug 2017

 

Law no. 88/2017, published in the Official Journal of Portugal (Diario da Republica) no. 160/21 August 2017.

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

RO   Romania Implemented   17 Dec 2017

Notification from Romania concerning the Directive 2014/41/EU regarding the European Investigation Order in criminal matters

Law no. 236/2017 on amending and supplementing Law no. 302/2004 on international judicial cooperation in criminal matters, published in the Official Journal of Romania (Monitorul Oficial al României) no. 993/14 December 2017.

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

SK   Slovakia Implemented   15 Oct 2017

 Notification 41/2017 by Slovak Republic concerning Directive 2014/41/EU on the European Investigation Order in criminal matters

Law No. 236/2017 Coll. on European Investigative Order in Criminal Matters from September the 6th.

Notifications Slovakia

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

SI   Slovenia Implemented   5 May 2018

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU on European Investigation Order in criminal matters by Slovenia

--
ES   Spain Implemented   2 Jul 2018 -

Law 3/2018 of 11 of June, transposing the Directive on the European Investigation Order

The Act implementing the EIO Directive in Spain has been published on 12 June 2018 and will be enter into force in 20 days after its publication in the Official Gazzette.

SE   Sweden Implemented   1 Dec 2017

Notification of the transposition of Directive 2014/41/EU by Sweden

Lag (2017:1000) om en europeisk utredningsorder [text in Swedish]

Förordning (2017:1019) om en europeisk utredningsorder [text in Swedish]

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

UK   United Kingdom Implemented   31 Jul 2017

UK and Gibraltar notifications as required under the Directive 2014/41/EU (EIO Directive)

2017 No. 730 - CRIMINAL LAW - The Criminal Justice (European Investigation Order)

Legal and Practical Information on the European Investigation Order for EJN Contact Points

EIO - Competent authorities and languages = Paper by EJN

Note: For Gibraltar the EIO Directive entered into force on 22 May 2017.

  • ® 2017 EJN. All Rights Reserved
System.Web.HttpWriter