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Article 1 this regulation lays down provisions for the implementation
the Convention of 15 december 2005 on the transfer between
the Nordic States due to infringement (Nordic
section 2 of The terms and expressions used in this regulation,
the same meaning as in the Act (2011:1165) communication from
Sweden according to a Nordic arrest warrant.
With the issuing authority for the purposes of this regulation the
Swedish prosecutors or authority issuing a Nordic
a warrant for his arrest.
The issue of a Nordic arrest warrant in Sweden
A Nordic arrest warrant for prosecution
paragraph 3 of the Nordic arrest warrant for prosecution in Sweden
issued by prosecutors. The Prosecutor General appoints the prosecutors
competent to issue one.
A Nordic arrest warrant may be issued for offences for which
the person is arrested or detained on probable cause
a suspect in the crime, for which it is prescribed
prison. About the Nordic arrest warrant refers to several crimes,
It is sufficient that there is a warrants or
arrest warrant for one of the crimes.
A Nordic arrest warrant issued for an offence referred to in
second subparagraph shall include also other offences which the requested person
suspected of (secondary transfer).
A Nordic arrest warrant for enforcement
section 4 of the Nordic arrest warrant for the enforcement of a
custodial penalty in Sweden are issued by
Police at the request of
– The prison system for the enforcement of prison,
– National Board for enforcement of the forensic psychiatric
– Institution of the State Board for enforcement of the end
A Nordic arrest warrant issued for a judgment
referred to in the first subparagraph may include also other final
judgments relating to the requested person (secondary transfer).
5 § Nordic arrest warrant may be issued only if it is
regard to it but for the individual as well as the time and
the costs likely to be incurred in the case appears to be
justified by the nature and gravity of the offence and
If the person is under the age of eighteen, a Nordic
arrest warrant may be issued only in case of serious
crime or the young have strong ties to Sweden
or there are special reasons for requesting
surrender to Sweden.
The Nordic arrest warrant design
section 6 of the Nordic arrest warrant shall be drawn up in accordance
with the form referred to in Chapter 3. paragraph 1 of the law (2011:1165) if
surrender from Sweden according to a Nordic arrest warrant.
It should be clear from the Nordic arrest warrant if it relates
even secondary rendition.
Transmission and storage
section 7 If it is known in any other Nordic
State where the requested person is staying, the Nordic
arrest warrant directly to the executing
authority of the State. About the Nordic arrest warrant
was issued by a Prosecutor, a copy of the
arrest warrant be sent to law enforcement.
If it is not known where the requested person is staying, may
The police, at the request of the issuing authority,
request that a search be registered under one or more
of the Nordic States ' national enquiry procedures.
A Nordic arrest warrant issued by a Swedish
Prosecutor or authorities may be registered in the Schengen
information system (SIS) or in another system for
After the search of the persons who are suspected of crimes.
Registration shall be carried out by the police, will also
keep the Nordic arrest warrant.
section 8 when there are no more reasons to ask the person
surrendered, the Nordic arrest warrant revoked.
The Executive authority of the other State shall
be immediately notified about the recall. If a Prosecutor
revoking an arrest warrant should also Police
be immediately notified. Regulation (2014:1188).
The procedure then the person been recorded
Information at anträffande
9 § When the issuing authority is informed that the
person has been recorded, the authority shall immediately
forward the information to the police, unless
The police have already obtained the information.
If an authority other than the issuing authority may
information about the requested person has been recorded, the
authority shall immediately forward the information to the
issuing authority. Regulation (2014:1188).
section 10 When police authority is informed that the
person has been recorded in another Nordic state,
authority, if a registration has been made under other
or, third subparagraph, immediately transmit the Nordic
the arrest warrant to the Executive authority of the
other State. Regulation (2014:1188).
Guarantee of delivery
section 11 of the issuing authority hears questions about guarantees
the Executive authority for the transmission. At
submission for prosecution is trying, however, Attorney-General questions about
guarantees relating to the conditions for the repatriation of the
section 12 of the issuing authority is responsible for ensuring that the
person is brought to Sweden when the other State
has decided on the submission here. The issuing authority
shall, unless otherwise agreed, to ensure that the
person within the required time to Sweden. If the
necessary, the issuing authority may request the assistance of the
Police authority. Regulation (2014:1188).
The transfer of enforcement of a custodial penalty
section 13 If surrender to Sweden for the prosecution has taken place
provided that the submitted will be returned to the other
Nordic state to effect a custodial
penalty imposed on the occasion of the handover, to
the Prosecutor, judgment was pronounced against the condemned
consider whether the conditions for return are met.
If the person has been handed over to reverse under the first
paragraph, the Prosecutor shall immediately inform the
-Probation, if the penalty is imprisonment,
– The National Board of health and welfare, if the penalty is forensic psychiatric care,
– Institution of the State Board, if the penalty is closed
The authority referred to in the second paragraph, ensure that
the execution of the sentence is transferred to the other
Nordic state, that the person is kept there and to the other
Nordic State shall be informed. If necessary, the Agency may
request the assistance of the police. The other State
to be associated with the transfer are informed about when
the execution began, and on detention that has
taken place in Sweden. Regulation (2014:1188).
section 14 If the request for surrender to Sweden according to a
the Nordic arrest warrant for the enforcement of a
custodial sentence have been rejected on the ground that the
other State takes over the enforcement of the sentence,
should the authority referred to in paragraph 13 ensure that
the execution is transferred to the other State.
The police must notify the authority as soon as
The police have been informed of the other State
rejection. Regulation (2014:1188).
Extension of the surrender
section 15, A person who has been handed over to Sweden according to a
the Nordic arrest warrant may consent to prosecution or punishment
here for another crime that the person has committed before his surrender.
Such consent is provided to prosecutors.
Consent will be recorded on a form provided by
the Prosecutor-General. The form should, if possible, be written in the
language normally used by the surrendered. If a
different language is used, it should be noted on the document which
measures taken to ensure that the
submitted has understood the meaning of consent.
16 § If surrender to Sweden have been granted and question
on to prosecute or punish a person who has
submitted for an offence committed before
the hand-over but not covered by the Nordic
the arrest warrant, the executing State to Nordic
condition to the action collection, if there is reason to believe
to the executing State would have been able to refuse
surrender of the Act on the grounds that it completely
or in part have taken place on its territory and which are not
constitute a crime or that the executing State
decided not to prosecute for the offence.
State referred to in the first subparagraph do not need to be obtained if the
1. before or after the handover have consented to the operation,
2. Despite the fact that he or she has had the opportunity to make
Sweden, not done so within 45 days of his final
3. has returned to Sweden after leaving the country.
section 17 of the request for authorisation referred to in section 16 shall be designed
According to section 6.
In dealing with, the following provisions of this regulation
paragraph 3 of the first subparagraph, and paragraph 4 in relation to the issuance
section 8 of withdrawal,
section 11 on guarantees, and
13 and 14 sections on the transfer of fugitives to serve sentences.
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