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

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 22/10/2017

Georgia

Declarations contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 June 2001 - Or. Engl./Geo

For the purposes of this Convention, the Government of Georgia reserves the right to decide on the extradition of its nationals on the basis of reciprocity and to refuse their extradition on the grounds of public morality, public policy and State security

In respect of Article 6, paragraph 1 b, the term "national" within the meaning of the Convention will be applied as it is determined by the legislation of Georgia.
Period covered: 13/09/2001 -
Articles concerned : 6

Declarations contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 June 2001 - Or. Engl./Geo

In a case of transit under Article 21 of the Convention, Article 11 of the Convention will be applied mutatis mutandis.

In respect of Article 21 of the Convention, Georgia reserves the right not to grant transit under the same conditions on which it grants extradition.
Period covered: 13/09/2001 -
Articles concerned : 21

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 June 2001 - Or. Engl./Geo

In respect of Article 23 of the Convention, where the request for extradition and the documents to be produced are not in Georgian language, they must be accompanied by a translation of the request and the documents into English or Russian languages.
Period covered: 13/09/2001 -
Articles concerned : 23

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 June 2001 - Or. Engl./Geo

Georgia will not be responsible for the application of the provisions of the Convention on the territories of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali region until the full jurisdiction of Georgia is restored over these territories.
Period covered: 13/09/2001 -
Articles concerned : -


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