Vorbehalte und Erklärungen für Vertrag Nr.024 - Europäisches Auslieferungsübereinkommen

Art der Erklärung : Vorbehalte
Datum 23/10/2017

Vereinigtes Königreich

Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom reserves the right to refuse to grant extradition which is requested pursuant to or for the purpose of executing a conviction or sentence pronounced against the person concerned in his absence from proceedings in respect of which the conviction or sentence was pronounced.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
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Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom may decide to grant extradition in respect of any offences which under the law of the requesting State and the law of the United Kingdom are punishable by a sentence of imprisonment for a term of 12 months or any greater punishment, whether or not such a sentence has in fact been imposed.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
Artikel betroffen : 2

Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom reserves the right to refuse extradition if it appears, in relation to the offence or each of the offences in respect of which a person's return is sought that by reason of its trivial nature, or because the accusation is not made in good faith in the interests of justice, it would in all the circumstances be unjust or oppressive to return him.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
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Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom reserves the right to apply the provisions of Article 3 paragraph 3 only in respect of States parties to the European Convention on the Suppression of Terrorism.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
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Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom may refuse to extradite a person if the authorities in any part of the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man have instituted or are about to institute criminal or other proceedings against that person, whether or not those proceedings are in respect of the offence or offences for which extradition is requested.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
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Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom reserves the right to refuse to grant extradition of a person accused of an offence, if it appears that that person would if charged with that offence in the United Kingdom be entitled to be discharged under any rule of law relating to previous acquittal or conviction.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
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Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom reserves the right to refuse extradition if it appears, in relation to the offence, or each of the offences, in respect of which the person's return is sought, that by reason of the passage of time since he is alleged to have committed it, or to have become unlawfully at large, as the case may be, it would, having regard to all the circumstances, be unjust or oppressive to return him.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
Artikel betroffen : 10

Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

Reservation relating to Article 12 reads as follows:

1. In addition to the request and any supporting documents, the United Kingdom will require a statement indicating whether or not a conviction in respect of which extradition is requested was obtained in the presence of the person whose return is sought.

[2. The request must be supported by the original of the conviction and sentence or detention order, or of the warrant of arrest or other order having the same effect. (*)]

3. The statement of the offences for which extradition is requested must contain a description of the conduct which it is alleged constitutes the offence or offences for which extradition is requested.

4. For the purposes of proceedings in the United Kingdom, foreign documents shall be deemed duly authenticated

a. if they purport to be signed by a judge, magistrate or officer of the State where they were issued; and

b. if they purport to be certified by being sealed with the official seal of the Minister of Justice, or some other Minister of State, of that State.

[Note by the Secretariat :
(*)
Reservation withdrawn by letter from the Permanent Representative dated 18 June 1991, registered at the Secretariat General on 21 June 1991 - Or. Engl.]
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
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Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom reserves the right in any case to refuse to consent to a person who has been extradited being proceeded against, sentenced or detained with a view to carrying out the sentence or detention order for any offence committed prior to his surrender other than that for which he was extradited or to his being for any other reason restricted in his personal freedom.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
Artikel betroffen : 14

Reservation contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The United Kingdom cannot accept the application of Article 21.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
Artikel betroffen : 21

Declaration contained in a letter dated 13 February 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 13 February 1991 - Or. Eng.

The documents to be produced shall be in English or accompanied by a translation into English.
In Kraft: 14/05/1991 -
Artikel betroffen : 23


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