Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.141 - Convention on Laundering, Search, Seizure and Confiscation of the Proceeds from Crime

Nature of declaration : Reservations
Status as of 19/05/2019

Sweden

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 July 1996 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 2, paragraph 2, Sweden declares that, for Sweden''s part, the provision in Article 2, paragraph 1, shall be applicable to such proceeds of crime and such instrumentalities which have been used in the commission of an offence as may be confiscated under the provisions of the Penal Code, the Narcotic Drugs Penal Act (1968:64) or the Act Prohibiting Certain Doping Substances (1991:1969). Regarding other offences, Sweden reserves the right, where justified in view of the type of offence, to prescribe confiscation to a more limited extent.
Period covered: 01/11/1996 -
Articles concerned : 2

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 July 1996 - Or. Engl. - and withdrawn by a letter from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, dated 11 June 1999, registered at the Secretariat General on 1 July 1999 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 6, paragraph 4, Sweden declares that, for Sweden''s part, the provision in Article 6, paragraph 1, shall apply only where the property in question derives from a criminal acquisition.
Period covered: 01/11/1996 - 01/07/1999
Articles concerned : 6

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 July 1996 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 21, paragraph 2, Sweden makes a reservation in respect of the provision in Article 21, paragraph 2b.
Period covered: 01/11/1996 -
Articles concerned : 21

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 15 July 1996 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 25, paragraph 3, Sweden declares that a request addressed to Sweden under the Convention shall be formulated in Swedish, Danish, Norwegian or English or that a translation into one of these languages is enclosed.
Period covered: 01/11/1996 -
Articles concerned : 25


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