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Approving The Agreement Between The Portuguese Republic And The United Nations On The Implementation Of Sentences Of The International Criminal Tribunal For The Former Yugoslavia, Done At The Hague To 19 December 2007.

Original Language Title: Aprova o Acordo entre a República Portuguesa e as Nações Unidas sobre a Execução de Sentenças do Tribunal Penal Internacional para a Ex-Jugoslávia, feito na Haia aos 19 de Dezembro de 2007.

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Having regard to Article 27 of the Statute of the International Criminal Court for Ex-

Yugoslavia adopted by the United Nations Security Council in its Resolution n.

827, of May 25, 1993, pursuant to which the prison sentence of the persons by this

condemned should be complied with in a State designated by the International Court to

from the list of states that have expressed to the Security Council to their

availability to receive condensed persons;

Bearing in mind that the Portuguese Republic has adopted a law establishing standards on

the cooperation between Portugal and the International Criminal Courts for the Former Yugoslavia and

for Rwanda (Law No 102/2001 of August 25);

Considering that the Portuguese Republic has carried out a statement, in the terms of the article

27. of the Statute of the Court and of the Portuguese law, in which it manifests its availability

to receive persons convicted by the International Court for the purposes of implementing the

prison sentences.


Under the terms of the paragraph d) of Article 197 (1) of the Constitution, the Government presents to the

Assembly of the Republic the following motion for a resolution:

Approves the Agreement between the Portuguese Republic and the United Nations on the Enforcement of

Sentences of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, made in The Hague at 19 am

December 2007, the text of which, in the authenticated versions in the Portuguese and English languages, if

publishes in annex.

Seen and approved in Council of Ministers of

The Prime Minister

The Minister of State and Foreign Affairs

The Minister of the Presidency

The Minister of Parliamentary Affairs