Minister of Justice Explained How Illegal Property Will Be Confiscated. The Minister of Justice Rustam Badasyan commented on the initiative of confiscation of property without conviction. He noted that the draft law is ready, and is undergoing an international review. An interim opinion has already been received from the Council of Europe. The government is seeking the opinion of other international partners.
In response to the question on how eventually it will be proven that the person got the property illegally the minister said the mechanisms are embedded in the law. Badasyan said they are currently looking at the issue of authorized body. “The decision will be made based on a court verdict, the court has not been selected yet.