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

Nature of declaration : Reservations
Status as of 24/10/2017

Netherlands

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 14 February 1969 - Or. Fr.

The Netherlands Government reserves the right not to grant extradition requested for the purpose of executing a judgment pronounced by default against which no remedy remains open, if such extradition might have the effect of subjecting the person claimed to a penalty without his having been enabled to exercise the rights of defence prescribed in Article 6(3)c. of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed at Rome on 4 November 1950.
Period covered: 15/05/1969 -
Articles concerned : 1

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 14 February 1969 - Or. Fr.

The Netherlands Government reserves the right to refuse extradition on humanitarian grounds if it would cause particular hardship to the person claimed, for example, because of his youth, advanced age or state of health.
Period covered: 15/05/1969 -
Articles concerned : 1

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 14 February 1969 - Or. Fr.

The Netherlands Government reserves the right not to grant extradition when, in accordance with Article 7(2), the requesting State would be authorised to refuse extradition in like cases.
Period covered: 15/05/1969 -
Articles concerned : 7

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 14 February 1969 - Or. Fr.

The Netherlands Government will not grant extradition if it is satisfied that final judgment for the offence for which extradition is requested has been passed on the person claimed by the competent authorities of a third State and , in the event of conviction for that offence, the convicted person is serving his sentence, has already served it or has been dispensed from serving it.
Period covered: 15/05/1969 -
Articles concerned : 9

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 14 February 1969 - Or. Fr.

By reason of the special arrangements between the Benelux countries, the Netherlands Government does not accept Article 28(1) and (2) in respect of its relations with the Kingdom of Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
Period covered: 15/05/1969 -
Articles concerned : 28

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 14 February 1969 - Or. Fr.

The Netherlands Government reserves the right to derogate from these provisions in respect of its relations with the other member States of the European Community.
Period covered: 15/05/1969 -
Articles concerned : 28


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