Naples, Castel Capuano Via Concezio Muzy

 14 April 2016 (10.00) – 15 April 2016 (15.00)

  1. Opening of the meeting
  2. Adoption of the draft agenda
CDPC-BU (2016) OJ 1

Draft agenda

CDPC-BU (2016) 1

Annotated agenda

  For information:
CDPC-BU (2015) 4

List of decisions of the CDPC Bureau meeting, 1-2 October 2015

CDPC (2015) 26

List of decisions of the 69th CDPC Plenary, 1-4 December 2015

  3. Future activities and priorities of the CDPC for 2016-2017
Terms of reference Terms of reference for the years 2016-2017
CM Res (2011) 24 Resolution on intergovernmental committees and subordinate bodies, their terms of reference and working methods
  4. Review of Council of Europe legal instruments in criminal matters
CM decision Decision by the Committee of Ministers on the review of the Council of Europe Conventions
CDPC (2014) 14 Fin Report on the assessment/review of Conventions within the direct responsibility of the CDPC (Please note the document is 57 pages long)
CDPC (2015) 6 Memorandum on the revision of the 1985 European Convention on Offences Relating to Cultural Property
  5. Smuggling of migrants
CM decisions “Migration challenges for Europe: need for collective action”
CDPC (2015) 14 Proposal by the delegation of Malta
CDPC (2015) 16 Discussion paper on “Criminality and migration”
CDPC (2015) 19 Questionnaire on criminality and migration
CDPC (2015) 22 Replies to the questionnaire (Please note the document is 235 pages long)
CDPC (2016) 3 National Laws Relating to Smuggling of Migrants in Council of Europe Member States
  Preventing and suppressing the smuggling of migrants in Council of Europe member States – “a way forward”
  6. Council of Europe Convention on Offences relating to Cultural Property
Terms of reference Terms of reference for a drafting committee on Offences related to cultural property
PC-IBS (2016) 01 Preliminary elements related to the scope of the future convention
  7. Council for Penological Co-operation
PC-CP (2015) 15

Summary Meeting report of the 5th PC-CP Plenary, 17-19 November 2015

PC-CP (2016) 1

Summary Meeting report of the 11th Working Group Meeting of the PC-CP, 11-13 January 2016

Terms of reference

Terms of reference for the years 2016-2017

PC-CP (2015) 10 rev3

Draft Recommendation on the European Rules on community sanctions and measures

  a. Radicalisation in Prison
Recommendation CM document

Guidelines for prison and probation services regarding radicalization and violent extremism


Draft Handbook

  b. 21st Council of Europe Conference of Directors of Prison and Probation Services, 14-15 June 2016, Zaandam, The Netherlands
Draft programme

Draft programme

PC-CP (2016) misc 1

Concept paper


Website of the Conference

  8. Prison overcrowding
CDPC (2015) 20 Executive summary of the 3rd meeting of the Drafting working committee on prison overcrowding, 26-27 October 2015
PC-CP (2015) 6 rev3 Draft White Paper on prison overcrowding
  9. 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
CDPC (2014) 17 rev5 Document on Model Provisions
CDPC (2014) 24 rev3 Addendum: Draft elements for an Explanatory Report
  Comments by one delegation on the document on model provisions for Council of Europe criminal law conventions
  10. Committee of Experts on the operation of European conventions on co-operation in criminal matters (PC-OC)
PC-OC (2015)19 List of decisions of the 69th Plenary meeting of the PC-OC, 3-5 November 2015
PC-OC Mod (2016)04 List of decisions of the 21st meeting of the PC-OC Mod, 23-25 February 2016
PC-OC (2016) OJ 1 Draft agenda of the 70th Plenary meeting of the PC-OC, 2-4 May 2016
PC-OC Mod(2016)01rev Finalisation of the draft template for country information on national procedures as regards the application of ETS N°141
PC-OC Mod (2015)06 rev3 Bil Consideration of the replies to the questionnaire on the use and efficiency of CoE instruments as regards international co-operation in the field of seizure and confiscation of proceeds of crime and proposals for follow-up (Please note the document is 199 pages long)
PC-OC Mod (2015)01 rev6
PC-OC(2015)02 rev2
Preparation of a Draft Protocol to amend the Additional Protocol to the Convention (ETS No. 167) and its draft explanatory report
PC-OC Mod (2016)03
The proposals by the Netherlands and the PC-OC Mod to amend the Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons in a Second Additional Protocol
PC-OC Mod (2014)04
PC-OC Mod (2015)05rev2
Consideration of comments received to the E-transfer proposal by Israel and proposals for follow up
Terms of reference Terms of reference for the years 2016-2017
  11. Activities related to transnational organised crime; Action plan
White Paper White Paper (Please note the document is 49 pages long)
CDPC (2015) 17 Fin Council of Europe Action Plan on Combating Transnational Organised Crime (2016-2020)
  Action Plan Workplan
  Methodology and first preliminary work plan of the Action Plan on TOC
CODEXTER (2015) 9 List of decisions of the 29th meeting of the CODEXTER, 17-18 November 2015
CODEXTER BU (2016)10 List of decisions of the 7th meeting of the CODEXTER Bureau, 16-17 March 2016
Recommendation CM(2015)74 add final Action Plan – The fight against violent extremism and radicalisation leading to terrorism
Concluding statement Links between terrorism and organised crime
CODEXTER (2014) 1 Work by CODEXTER on Special Investigation Techniques
CODEXTER (2015) 8 Information document: Work on special investigation techniques
CODEXTER (2016) 5 Prov Updating of Recommendation CMRec(2005)10
  13. Adoption of the draft agenda and preparation of the next Plenary meeting
  Draft agenda of the 70th Plenary meeting of the CDPC, 27-30 June 2016
   14. Information provided by the Secretariat
  a. Medicrime
List of participants

4th Regional Conference on the MEDICRIME Convention, Larnaca, Cyprus (10-11 November 2015)

List of participants

Parliamentary Conference on the MEDICRIME Convention, Paris (24 November 2015)


Pilot training to legal professionals on MEDICRIME

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)


Follow up to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting (Lima, Peru, 14 April 2016)

  b. Trafficking in human organs
Draft programme

International Conference “Human Rights and Biomedicine: Ethical and legal aspects of organ donation”

  c. Dangerous Offenders

Seminar to promote the Recommendation on Dangerous Offenders, Yerevan, Armenia (19-20 January 2016)

  d. Cybercrime

Criminal justice access to electronic evidence in the cloud - Informal summary of issues and options under consideration by the Cloud Evidence Group

T-CY (2015)10

Criminal justice access to data in the cloud: challenges

T-CY (2016)4

Draft Annotated agenda of the 15th Plenary of the Cybercrime Convention Committee (T-CY)

  15. Any other busines
  16. Dates of the next meetings
  CDPC Plenary: 27 – 30 June 2016
  CDPC Bureau: 28 November – 2 December 2016