Council of Europe Paris Office ,Paris

7-8 April 2014 - 10.30 am

  1. Opening of the meeting
  2. Adoption of the draft agenda
CDPC-BU (2014) OJ

Draft agenda

CDPC-BU (2014) 1

Annotated agenda

  For information:
CDPC (2013) 17

List of decisions of the 65th CDPC Plenary, 2-5 December 2013

  3. Future activities and priorities of the CDPC and preparation of the next CDPC plenary meeting (Strasbourg, 10-13 June 2014)
Terms of reference

Terms of reference for the years 2014-2015

CM Res (2011) 24

Resolution on intergovernmental committees and subordinate bodies, their terms of reference and working methods

CM decision

Decision by the Committee of Ministers on the review of the Council of Europe Conventions

  a. Review of Council of Europe legal instruments in criminal matters

Letter to the chairpersons of the relevant Council of Europe monitoring/conventional bodies

  b. Drafting a document/report with a view to identifying new forms of behaviour that have emerged in the recent past in connection with the use of modern technologies and that have brought to light possible lacunae in the existing criminal offences/law
  4. Follow-up to the 31st Council of Europe Conference of Ministers of Justice (Vienna, 19-21 September 2012) : “Responses of Justice to urban violence”
MJU-31 (2012) RESOL. E Resolution on responses of justice to urban violence
Decision Decision of the Committee of Ministers
CDPC (2013) 2 Concept paper on an international conference on urban violence
  Working documents on juvenile offenders prepared by the consultant (Mrs Josiane Bigot) – see decision n° 4, 3rd indent of the CDPC Plenary:
CDPC (2014) 3 Preliminary report on responses of justice to urban violence involving juveniles
Questionnaire Preliminary questionnaire
  5. Council for Penological Co-operation (PC-CP)
PC-CP (2014) 3

Summary Meeting report of the 5rd Working Group Meeting of the PC-CP, 19-21 February 2014

PC-CP (2014) 10

Summary Meeting report of the 6th Working Group Meeting of the PC-CP, 31 March – 2 April 2014

PC-CP (2014) OJ 4 ANN

Draft annotated agenda (new version) of the PC-CP Plenary meeting, 5-7 November 2014

  a. 19th Council of Europe Conference of Directors of Prison and Probation Services, 17-18 June 2014, Helsinki
Information note

Information note

Draft programme

Draft programme

  b. Violence in juvenile detention centres
  6. Promotion of the Integrity of Sport against the Manipulation of Results, notably match-fixing
CM decision

Decision of the Committee of Ministers

  a. Possible Council of Europe Convention against Manipulation of Sports Competitions

Draft Convention against manipulation of sports competitions

EPAS (2014) 13 rev 5

Draft Explanatory Report


Letter by the Chair to CDPC delegations

  b. Feasibility of an Additional Protocol to the Council of Europe Criminal Law Convention on Corruption (ETS No. 173)


CDPC (2012) 19 Bil rev.

Replies to the questionnaire (Please note the document is 53 pages long)

CDPC (2013) 3

Summary of the replies

CDPC (2013) 10

Decision of the CDPC plenary: see item 7. b.

Greco (2013) 8E

Decisions of the GRECO plenary: see items 27 and 28

  7. Document/guidelines containing “Model provisions” defining a certain number of rules to be duly considered by the expert committees in their drafting work as the base to be followed during future negotiations of any possible convention in a criminal law matter
  Presentation of the preliminary work by Mr Hans-Holger Herrnfeld
   8. Committee of Experts on the operation of European conventions on co-operation in criminal matters (PC-OC)
PC-OC (2013) 14 List of decisions of the 65th Plenary meeting of the PC-OC, 26-29 November 2013
PC-OC Mod (2014) 3 List of decisions of the 17th meeting of the PC-OC Mod, 18-20 March 2014
PC-OC (2014) OJ 1 Draft agenda of the 66th Plenary meeting of the PC-OC, 19-21 May 2014
  9. Activities related to transnational organised crime
Terms of reference Terms of reference of the Ad hoc Drafting Group on Transnational Organised Crime (PC-GR-COT)
PC-GR-COT (2013) 14 Draft White Paper
PC-GR-COT (2014) 01 Comments by monitoring bodies
  10. Request for observer status by the Conference of Ministers of Justice of the Iberoamerican countries (COMJIB) to the CDPC
Letter Letter by the chair of the COMJIB
  11. Information provided by the Secretariat
  a. Medicrime

Draft programme of the 3rd Regional Conference on the MEDICRIME Convention, Skopje, FYROM, June 2014

Chart of signatures and ratifications

Council of Europe Convention on the counterfeiting of medical products and similar crimes involving threats to public health (Medicrime Convention) (CETS No. 211)

PACE opinion b. Trafficking in human organs
  c. Terrorism

Draft agenda of the 26th meeting of the CODEXTER, 6-7 May 2014


Conference on terrorism and organised crime (Malaga, 25-26 September 2014)


Work by CODEXTER on Special Investigation Techniques

  d. Cybercrime
  e. Dangerous Offenders
Recommendation CM/Rec(2014)3

Recommendation of the Committee of Ministers to member States concerning dangerous offenders

Recommendation CM(2014)14 add1

Draft commentary

  12. Any other business
  13. Dates of the next meetings
  CDPC Plenary: 10 June at 14.00 – 13 June at 12.00
  CDPC Bureau