Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.005 - Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Nature of declaration : Reservations
Status as of 20/11/2017

Lithuania

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 20 June 1995 - Or. Engl. - expired on 21 June 1996 (cf. letter from the Permanent Representative of Lithuania, dated 19 July 1996, registered at the Secretariat General on 22 July 1996 - Or. Engl. - notification JJ3634C of 30 July 1996).

The provisions of Article 5, paragraph 3, of the Convention shall not affect the operation of Article 104 of the Code of Criminal Procedure of the Republic of Lithuania (amended version No. I-551, July 19, 1994) which provides that a decision to detain, in custody any persons suspected of having committed a crime may also, by decision of a prosecutor, be so detained. This reservation shall be effective for one year after the Convention comes into force in respect of the Republic of Lithuania.
Period covered: 20/06/1995 - 21/06/1996
Articles concerned : 5

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 20 June 1995 - Or. Engl. - and withdrawn by a Note Verbale from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, dated 20 February 2006, registered at the Secretariat General on 2 May 2006– Or. Engl.

The provisions of Article 5, paragraph 3, of the Convention shall not affect the operation of the Disciplinary Statute (Decree No. 811, October 28, 1992) adopted by the Government of the Republic of Lithuania under which arrest as disciplinary sanction may be imposed upon soldiers, NCO's and officers of the National Defence Forces.
Period covered: 20/06/1995 - 02/05/2006
Articles concerned : 5


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