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

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 22/08/2019

Slovak Republic

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 11 January 2005 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 15, paragraph 8, of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, as reworded by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Slovak Republic declares that requests under Article 15, paragraphs 1, 3 and 4 shall be addressed to the District Prosecutor’s Office for the district where the requested assistance shall be carried out. A copy of the request shall be sent to the General Prosecutor’s Office.

If the requesting authority requires to serve the documents on the addressee in the Slovak Republic by the court, the request may be addressed directly to the district court for the district where the addressee resides.

Spontaneous information under Article 11 of the Second Additional Protocol and requests under Article 15, paragraph 5, of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, as reworded by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, shall be addressed to the General Prosecutor’s Office.

In accordance with Article 15, paragraph 9, of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, as reworded by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Slovak Republic declares that the competent authorities of the Slovak Republic shall commence the execution of a request sent by facsimile or other means of electronic communication if the request is urgent and its authenticity is undisputed, provided the requesting authority subsequently submits the original of the request within the period specified by the requested authority.
Period covered: 01/05/2005 -
Articles concerned : 4

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 11 January 2005 - Or. Engl.

The Slovak Republic avails itself of the opportunity provided by Article 11, paragraph 4, of the Second Additional Protocol and declares that it reserves its right not to be bound by the conditions imposed by the providing Party unless it receives prior notice of the nature of the information to be provided and agrees to its transmission.
Period covered: 01/05/2005 -
Articles concerned : 11

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 11 January 2005 - Or. Engl.

The Slovak Republic avails itself of the opportunity provided by Article 13, paragraph 7 of the Second Additional Protocol and declares that it shall always require the consent of the person according to paragraph 3 of this article.
Period covered: 01/05/2005 -
Articles concerned : 13

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 11 January 2005 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 18, paragraphe 4, of the Second Additional Protocol, the Slovak Republic declares that the requests for controlled deliveries shall be addressed directly to the district Prosecutor’s Office for the district where the requested assistance shall be carried out and a copy thereof shall be sent to the General Prosecutor’s Office. Controlled delivery shall be carried out by the General Prosecutor’s Office. Controlled delivery shall be carried out by the competent units of the Police Corps of the Slovak Republic.
Period covered: 01/05/2005 -
Articles concerned : 18


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