Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.185 - Convention on Cybercrime

Nature of declaration : Authorities
Status as of 17/10/2017

United States of America

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 September 2006 - Or. Engl.

Pursuant to Article 24, paragraph 7, of the Convention, the United States of America is not designating an authority responsible for extradition or provisional arrest in the absence of a treaty, as the United States will continue to rely on bilateral extradition treaties, and the authority responsible for making or receiving extradition requests on behalf of the United States is set forth in the applicable bilateral extradition treaties.
Period covered: 01/01/2007 -
Articles concerned : 24

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 September 2006 - Or. Engl.

Pursuant to Article 27, paragraph 2, of the Convention, the Office of International Affairs, United States Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Washington, D.C., 20530, is designated as the central authority of the United States of America for mutual assistance under the Convention.
Period covered: 01/01/2007 -
Articles concerned : 27

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 29 September 2006 - Or. Engl.

Pursuant to Article 35, paragraph 1, of the Convention, the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section, United States Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Washington, D.C., 20530, is designated as the point of contact available on a twenty-four hour, seven-day-a-week basis to ensure the provision of immediate assistance under the Convention. Contact Information for the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section is given below :
24/7 Contact: United States of America

Contact:
Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section (CCIPS)
U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC

Description of Contact
CCIPS is a section of the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice that has 40 lawyers with responsibilities for combating cybercrime and theft of intellectual property, and with expertise in obtaining electronic evidence.

[Note by the Secretariat: For more information, please contact the Executive Secretary of the Cybercrime Convention Committee, alexander.seger@coe.int.]
Period covered: 01/01/2007 -
Articles concerned : 35


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