Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.182 - Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters

Nature of declaration : Authorities
Status as of 19/08/2019

Romania

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 November 2004 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 15 of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, as amended by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the central authorities for Romania are the Ministry of Justice for requests for mutual assistance formulated during the trial, and the Prosecutor's Office of the High Court of Cassation and Justice for requests formulated respectively during investigations and prosecutions. For the requests for mutual assistance refered to in Article 15, paragraph 3, of the European Convention, the central authority is the Ministry of Administration and Interior.
Period covered: 01/03/2005 -
Articles concerned : 4

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 November 2004 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 24 of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, as amended by Article 6 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Romanian judicial authorities are the courts and the prosecutor's offices to the courts.
Period covered: 01/03/2005 -
Articles concerned : 6

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 November 2004 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 17, paragraph 4, of the Second Additional Protocol, police officers are designated as competent officers within the Ministry of Administration and Interior for the purposes of paragraphs 1 and 2 of Article 17. The competent central authority for receiving requests for mutual assistance foreseen in Article 17, paragraphs 1 and 2, is the Ministry of Justice.
Period covered: 01/03/2005 -
Articles concerned : 17

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 November 2004 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 18, paragraph 4, of the Second Additional Protocol, the competent authority for the purposes of Article 18 is the Prosecutor's Office to the High Court of Cassation and Justice. Controlled deliveries subject to a request for international mutual assistance addressed to Romania must be authorised by the competent prosecutor, in accordance with the Romanian law.
Period covered: 01/03/2005 -
Articles concerned : 18

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 November 2004 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 19, paragraph 4, of the Second Additional Protocol, the competent authority for the purposes of Article 19 is the Prosecutor's Office to the High Court of Cassation and Justice. The conduct of criminal covert investigations, on the basis of a request for international mutual assistance addressed to Romania, must be authorised by the competent prosecutor, in accordance with Romanian law.
Period covered: 01/03/2005 -
Articles concerned : 19


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