Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.024 - European Convention on Extradition

Nature of declaration : Reservations
Status as of 19/10/2017

Austria

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 21 May 1969 - Or. Engl./Fr./Germ.

Austria will not grant extradition if the person claimed is to be brought before a special court or if the extradition should lead to the execution of a sentence or a detention order inflicted by such a court.
Period covered: 19/08/1969 -
Articles concerned : 1

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 21 May 1969 - Or. Engl./Fr./Germ.

Austria will further grant extradition for offences which are exclusively contraventions against regulations concerning monopolies or the export, import, transit and rationing of goods only under the conditions mentioned in Article 5.
Period covered: 19/08/1969 -
Articles concerned : 5

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 21 May 1969 - Or. Engl./Fr./Germ.

Austria will refuse extradition requested in order to carry out death-penalty. Extradition for an offence punishable by the death under the law of the requesting Party will only be granted if the requesting State accepts the condition that a death-penalty will not be pronounced. Austria will apply the same principles in the case of sentences which are incompatible with the requirements of humanity and human dignity.
Period covered: 19/08/1969 -
Articles concerned : 11


Source : Treaty Office on http://conventions.coe.int - * Disclaimer.