Law amending the law on the enforcement of punishment, etc.
(Extension of the scheme relating to the enforcement of the penalty at the place of residence under intensive monitoring and control)
WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:
The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:
Of the law on the enforcement of sentences, etc., see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 1337 by 3. December 2007, is amended as follows:
1. section 78 (a), paragraphs 1 and 2 shall be deleted and replaced by: ' the Minister of Justice or the entitled thereto, may at the request of persons who are sentenced to imprisonment for up to 3 months, grant authorization for that penalty udstås on the place of residence under intensive monitoring and control in accordance with the rules laid down in § § 78 b-78 (f). '
Paragraph 3 becomes paragraph 2.
The law shall enter into force on the 1. July 2008 and applies to persons sentenced to imprisonment after this date.
(1). The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland.
(2). The law may, by Royal Decree is implemented for Faroe Islands with the changes, as the special Faroese conditions warrant.
Given at Christiansborg Palace, on 17 March. June 2008 MARGRETHE r./Lene Espersen