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Regulation (2006:1119) For Conversion Of Imprisonment For Life

Original Language Title: Förordning (2006:1119) om omvandling av fängelse på livstid

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Scope of application



Article 1 this regulation lays down provisions supplementing

the Act (2006:45) for conversion of imprisonment for life.



Opinion of the prison system



section 2 of the prison and probation service opinion under section 9 of the Act (2006:45) if

conversion of imprisonment for life shall include a

explanation of the sentence and for other

circumstances that may be relevant to the assessment of the Court.



When the prison system leaves the opinion shall also acts as

are relevant for the conversion issue is attached.



The opinion and the other documents shall be submitted in triplicate

to the right.



Investigation about the risk of a relapse into crime



section 3 of the National Board of forensic medicine is responsible for the implementation of

investigations of risk for relapse into crime according to section 10 of

the Act (2006:45) for conversion of imprisonment for life.



When the right has informed decision about obtaining such

investigation, the Court shall inform the National Board of forensic medicine if

decision and provide the documents necessary for

the implementation of the investigation.



4 § the investigation shall include a statement with the assessment of the

the risk to re-offend and the

information on the type of crime referred to. If the risk of

relapse is found, it also provided suggestions for actions

to reduce the risk.



The opinion referred to in the first subparagraph is made by a doctor,

psychologist or someone else who participated in the investigation and that

with respect to education and experience are suited for

the task.



The investigation must be submitted in triplicate to the right. Documents

the matter should be returned to the right. A copy of the

the investigation shall also be submitted to the prison system.

Regulation (2008:319).



section 5 of the National Board of forensic medicine shall notify the



1. implementation of such investigations about the risk of recurrence in

crime as referred to in section 10 of the Act (2006:45) for conversion of

imprisonment for life,



2. content and presentation of such a report under section 4 of the

the first subparagraph shall be included in the investigation, and



3. the requirements for the competence of the person in accordance with paragraph 4(2) may deliver

opinion on the risk of relapse into crime.



Before the National Board of forensic medicine Announces regulations referred to in the first

paragraph 3, the Agency shall consult the Social Board.

Regulation (2008:319).



section 6 of the probation service is responsible for the costs incurred by the

suspension was sentenced to the National Board of forensic medicine.



section 7 of the law may seek the opinion of the National Board of a

study on the risk of relapse into crime.



If necessary, the National Board of health and welfare to supplement the investigation.



The National Board of health shall provide the Board of Directors as at

complements a conducted investigation, pay compensation of public

funds with the amount that the Board determines.



section 8 as set out in section 11 of the Act (2006:45) for conversion of

imprisonment for life if the disclosure of data from operations

where privacy otherwise, applicable also for

The National Board of health in cases where the Board completes a successful

investigation.



Notifications



§ 9 Rights shall, where the application for conversion of imprisonment at

lifetime has come before the Court, without delay, inform the

The prison system, the Prosecutor's Office and the Cabinet Office

(The Justice Department) on the application.



section 10 of Law shall, where a decision under section 10 of the Act (2006:45)

for conversion of imprisonment for life announced, notify the

the judge, the probation service and the Prosecutor's Office of the decision.



Dispatch



11 § in addition to what follows from the Regulation (1990:893) if

notification of judgment in certain criminal cases, etc., the Court shall

on the same day as the decision was announced, send a copy of a

final decision in a case if the conversion of prison

lifetime to government offices (Ministry of Justice).