Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.189 - Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime, concerning the criminalisation of acts of a racist and xenophobic nature committed through computer systems

Nature of declaration : Reservations
Status as of 13/12/2017

Finland

Reservation contained in the instrument of acceptance deposited on 20 May 2011 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 3, paragraph 3, of the Protocol, the Republic of Finland reserves the right not to apply Article 3, paragraph 1, to those cases of discrimination for which, due to established principles in its national legal system concerning freedom of expression, it cannot provide for effective remedies as referred to in Article 3, paragraph 2.
Period covered: 01/09/2011 -
Articles concerned : 3

Reservation contained in the instrument of acceptance deposited on 20 May 2011 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 5, paragraph 2, subparagraph b, of the Protocol, the Republic of Finland, due to established principles in its national legal system concerning freedom of expression, reserves the right not to apply, in whole or in part, Article 5, paragraph 1, to cases where the national provisions on defamation or ethnic agitation are not applicable.
Period covered: 01/09/2011 -
Articles concerned : 5

Reservation contained in the instrument of acceptance deposited on 20 May 2011 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 6, paragraph 2, subparagraph b, of the Protocol, the Republic of Finland, due to established principles in its national legal system concerning freedom of expression, reserves the right not to apply, in whole or in part, Article 6, paragraph 1, to cases where the national provisions on ethnic agitation are not applicable.
Period covered: 01/09/2011 -
Articles concerned : 6


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