Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.185 - Convention on Cybercrime
Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 01/10/2020
BelgiumDeclaration communicated by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belgium at the time of deposit of the intrument of ratification, on 20 August 2012 - Or. fr.
In accordance with Article 2 of the Convention, the Belgian Government declares that it will establish as criminal offences the conducts referred to in Article 2, in relation to “internal hacking” as provided for by Article 550bis, §2 of the Penal Code, only when those conducts are committed with intent to defraud or to cause damage.
In accordance with Article 7 of the Convention, the Belgian Government declares that it will establish as criminal offences the conducts provided for by Article 7 only when they are committed with fraudulent intent or intent to cause damage.
Period covered: 01/12/2012 -
Articles concerned : 7, 2