Scope of application
International assistance in criminal matters, as referred to in this Act, shall include:
5) communication of extracts from and information relating to judicial records required in a criminal matter;
Specific provisions on the provision of assistance
Communication of information from judicial records
On the request of an authority of a foreign State information from judicial records may be communicated in criminal matters to the requesting authority in accordance with this Act, under the same conditions as to Finnish authorities. The information from judicial records shall be provided by the Ministry of Justice.
1. States Parties shall, in accordance with the provisions of this Part and under procedures of national law, comply with requests by the Court to provide the following assistance in relation to investigations or prosecutions: