Freezing of assets - national proceedings


Afghanistan - Law on Extradition and Legal Cooperation 2013 EN

Chapter 2 Extradition

Article Thirteen

Taking proper measure as per the request

(3) The High Council of the Supreme Court may, upon request by the Attorney General’s Office, issue an order to search the location where the arrest took place, other suspected places, and/or seize or freeze money recovered from the arrestee either during the arrest or as detected later.

Rome Statute

Article 93 Other forms of cooperation

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:

(k) The identification, tracing and freezing or seizure of proceeds, property and assets and instrumentalities of crimes for the purpose of eventual forfeiture, without prejudice to the rights of bona fide third parties; and