Read the untranslated law here: https://www.vestnesis.lv/op/2016/91.2
The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the holding of detainees in order to make arrangements for the holding of detainees in (the law of the Republic of Latvia Saeima and the Cabinet of Ministers rapporteur, 2005, nr. 21; 2007, no. 11, no. 3, 2009; Latvian journal, 2011, 167, 204. No.) the following amendments: 1. Supplement article 1 second subparagraph with the following text: "in Search of the person and the arrest of a convicted person upon detention, you can insert a temporary hold in place until they are either moved to an investigation of prisons or custodial institution, but for not more than seven working days. In the cases specified in the law, temporary detention site to place the persons detained in immigration law, except persons vulnerable. " 2. in article 2: Add to the second subparagraph of paragraph 5, after the word "area" with the words "and the number not less than 15 square meters in the area"; Add to the second part of paragraph 10 by the following: ' 10) space to obtain biometric data and the inclusion of biometric data processing systems, as well as the particular characteristics and the capture and forensic characteristics. "; to supplement the article with the third and fourth subparagraph by the following: "(3) the temporary detention place take video surveillance laws. (4) the hygiene conditions in temporary detention space is determined by the Cabinet of Ministers. " 3. Supplement article 4 with 5.1 part as follows: "(51) persons detained in immigration law, criminal proceedings are housed separately from the order on hold, arrested and convicted persons." 4. in article 5: turn off the third subparagraph in paragraph 8 the words "unauthorised location"; adding to the fourth subparagraph of paragraph 4 by the following: "4) diplomatic or consular representations representatives."; Add to article 6.1 of the part as follows: "(61) temporary detention place They inserted the aliens who are detained, arrested or convicted in criminal proceedings is entitled without restriction to meet alone with their country's diplomatic or consular representation in the delegate. Diplomatic or consular representation in representative on the temporary detention places to visit in advance, inform the relevant police departments management. " 5. Replace article 7 of the seventh part number and the word "30 minutes" with the words "one hour". 6. turn off the second part of article 8. 7. Add to the transitional provisions in paragraph 4 by the following: "4. Cabinet of Ministers until 2016 1 October issue of this law article 2, fourth paragraph of those provisions." 8. To supplement the law with the informative reference to European Union directives as follows: "Informative reference to European Union directive included provisions in the law arising from the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 October 2013 in the EU of Directive 2013/48/on the right to counsel in criminal proceedings and the European arrest warrant process for the rights to them after the penitentiary shall inform the third party, and on the right While deprived of their liberty, to communicate with third parties and in consular offices. " The Parliament adopted the law of 28 April 2016. The President r. vējonis 2016 in Riga on May 12.
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