Law on the amendment of the Act of Enforcement and Retribution Act
(Expansion of the system of retribution in the place of residence under intensive surveillance and control)
We, by God's grace, the Queen of the Danes, do our thing.
The parliament has adopted the following law, and we know that the following law has been approved by Parliament's consent :
In the Act of the Enforcement of Retribution, etc., cf. Law Order no. 1337 of 3. In December 2007, the following changes are made :
1. § 78 a (a) 1 and 2, is hereby repealed and the following shall be inserted :
' The Minister of Justice or the person authorized to be authorized may, on the application of persons sentenced to imprisonment for up to three months, grant permission for the execution of the punishment in the place of residence under intensive surveillance and control in accordance with the rules laid down in the Law of the Act, 78 b-78 f. "
The law shall enter into force on 1. July 2008 and shall apply to persons who are sentenced to prison after this date.
Paragraph 1. The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland.
Paragraph 2. The law may, by means of a royal device, be put into force for the Faroe Islands, with the changes that the particular ferotable relationship states.