Defence intelligence Court
section 1 the Defence Intelligence Court to rule on questions about
permission for signals intelligence under the Act (2008:717)
signals intelligence in the Defense intelligence operations.
Defence intelligence Court's composition
section 2 of the Defence Intelligence Court consists of a President, a
or a maximum of two vice Chairman and a minimum of two and a maximum of six
The members shall be Swedish citizens and must not be
minors or bankrupt State or have managers under
11 kap. 7 § parental code. Before a member begins to serve
in court, he or she shall have completed the domared.
In the law (2010:1390) appointing judges is
provisions relating to the appointment of the President of the Court. Vice
Chairman and members of the Government for special appointment
four years. Law (2010:1399).
section 3 of the President and Vice-Presidents shall be scholars and
have experience in service as a judge. The other members
should have special knowledge about the circumstances of importance for the
the Court's activities.
section 4 Is the President unable to serve, a
Vice Chairman in the Chairman's place.
§ 5 A privacy representative to monitor individuals '
privacy interest in the case before the Court. The agent has the right to
take part of it appearing in the proceedings and to express their views.
section 6 of the Government ordains for at least four years at a time people
that can serve as the privacy representative. During
the four-year period may, if necessary, additional persons may be appointed
for the remaining part of the period.
A privacy representative must be a Swedish citizen, and shall
be or have been a lawyer or have been regular judges.
A privacy representative must not be bankrupt condition
nor have trustees under Chapter 11. 7 § parental code.
The Government shall seek suggestions for suitable candidates from
The Swedish Bar Association and the Board of judges.
A privacy protection agents, even though the Government's
the appointment has ended complete current assignments.
paragraph 7 of the terms of compensation for privacy agents
apply chapter 21. section 10 of the first and second subparagraphs
the code of judicial procedure.
8 § The designated as privacy counsel in a case
must not improperly disclose what he or she has learned
If in the case.
§ 9 Court Defence Intelligence is attained with the Chair
and two special members. More than three members may not
participate in a decision.
section 10 the Chairperson may alone on Defence Intelligence Court
1. undertake preparatory measures and decide on depreciation,
2. examine the issues referred to in paragraph 5 (a) of the Act (2008:717)
If the signals intelligence in the Defense intelligence operations if
State of progress and tillståndsprövade
retrieval mission, if the trial is of a simple nature
and concerns only access to signal carriers or use
of search terms that are not directly attributable to specific physical
The Chairman shall appoint a legally qualified official of the Court
that alone on behalf of the Court of Justice take preparatory measures.
The handling of Defence Intelligence Court
subject to section 11 of this Act apply 3 to 5, 8, 14, 16 to
26, 29 to 32 and 38 to 53 of the administrative judicial procedure Act (1971:291)
applicable in the proceedings in the Court.
section 12 where an application for authorisation for the signals intelligence has
submitted to the Court, the Court shall as soon as possible
designate a privacy counsel in proceedings and to keep a
meeting. At the meeting, requesting authority and
Privacy agent be present. The Court may order that
who can provide information of importance for the examination
may attend the meeting.
If the matter is so urgent that the delay seriously
would risk the purpose of the application, the meeting shall be held and
decisions are taken without a privacy protection representative has been
present or otherwise had the opportunity to be heard.
When a decision under section 10 the first paragraph 2 has been taken by
the President on behalf of the Court, the
Privacy delegates who were present at the examination of the
the reconnaissance mission to which the decision relates
paragraph 13 of the procedure provided for in section 12 shall also apply
in the case of applications for supplementary permits under 5 (a)
paragraph Act (2008:717) signals intelligence in
defence intelligence operations and for the notification referred to in paragraph 5 (b)
the second paragraph of the same law.
section 14 except as permitted by section 16 of the code of administrative procedure
(1971:291) concerning the possibility for the Court to order
limitations of the public at the hearing, the
the President of the Court before a hearing commences shall order that
the hearing will be held behind closed doors, if it says
clearly, a task for which the Court applies
such confidentiality referred to in publicity and secrecy
(2009:400) will be revealed if the hearing is
section 15 applies in terms of Chapter 16 of the vote. the code of judicial procedure in
paragraph 16 of the decision of the Court that the Defense Intelligence Agency in matters
move signals intelligence must not be subject to appeal is clear from paragraph 13 of the law
(2008:717) signals intelligence in
Defense intelligence operations. Nor did the Court's
decision in General under this Act may be appealed.