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

Article number:4
Events between 05/05/1949 and 18/08/2020

Lithuania

Declaration contained in a Note verbale from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, dated 10 July 2020, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 August 2020 - Or. Engl.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania informs that, on 21 May 2020, the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania adopted the Law No. XIII-2978 amending the text of the declarations of the Republic of Lithuania made in the instrument of ratification deposited on 6 April 2004. Accordingly, the revised declaration shall read as follows:

Acting pursuant to paragraph 6 of Article 15 of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (hereinafter the ‘Convention’), as replaced by Article 4 of the Protocol, the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania designates as competent authorities to whom requests for copies of convictions and measures referred to in Article 4 of the Additional Protocol to the Convention may be made the courts which have passed these convictions.
Period covered: 18/08/2020 -
Articles concerned : 4

Declaration contained in a Note verbale from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, dated 10 July 2020, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 August 2020 - Or. Engl.

Acting pursuant to point d of paragraph 8 of Article 15 of the Convention, as replaced by Article 4 of the Protocol, the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania designates as competent authorities the following:

1) the Prosecutor General’s Office of the Republic of Lithuania for the purposes of receiving and addressing requests in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 15 of the Convention as replaced by Article 4 of the Protocol;

2) the Information Technology and Communications Department under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania for the purposes of receiving requests for information relating to criminal records in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 13 of the Convention.
Period covered: 18/08/2020 -
Articles concerned : 4

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 6 April 2004 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 15, paragraph 6, of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, as amended by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Republic of Lithuania declares that territorial County Prosecutor’s Offices, the Court of Appeal of Lithuania, district and county courts shall perform the functions provided in Article 15 of the Convention.
Period covered: 01/08/2004 - 18/08/2020
Articles concerned : 4


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