List of declarations made with respect to treaty No. 182

Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters


Status as of: 19/4/2014

 

    Israel :


Declaration contained in the instrument of accession deposited on 20 March 2006 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 4, paragraph 8, of the Second Additional Protocol, the Government of the State of Israel declares that all requests and other communications to it, as mentioned in Article 4, paragraphs 1 to 6, of the Second Additional Protocol, should be sent to the Ministry of Justice, Directorate of Courts, Department of Legal Assistance to Foreign Countries, P.O. Box 34142-91340, Jerusalem.
Period covered: 1/7/2006 -      
The preceding statement concerns Article(s) : 4


Declaration contained in the instrument of accession deposited on 20 March 2006 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 4, paragraph 9, of the Second Additional Protocol (amending Article 15 of the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters), the Government of the State of Israel declares that at the present time it will accept requests for legal assistance by means of electronic telecommunication in circumstances of extreme urgency only. Acceptance of a request by electronic telecommunication is on condition that the reasons for such urgency are set forth in the request and that the requesting Party transmits, at the same time, the original request in the usual manner. Israel will not accept requests to serve procedural documents and judicial decisions where such requests are transmitted by electronic telecommunication, as this form of transmittal is, in any case, not suitable for such requests.

At the present time, urgent requests for legal assistance may be transmitted by fax transmission addressed to the Director of the Department of International Affairs of the Office of the State Attorney, Ministry of Justice at fax number (972-2-6287-668). All such requests should be headed "Urgent Request for Legal Assistance under the Second Additional Protocol".
Period covered: 1/7/2006 -   
The preceding statement concerns Article(s) : 4

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