Competent national authority

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Criminal Procedure Code 2003 (2013) EN

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

PART THREE – SPECIAL PROCEDURES

CHAPTER XXXII - TRANSITIONAL AND FINAL PROVISIONS

Article 447 - Competent Ministry

With respect to this Code, the competent ministry of Bosnia and Herzegovina shall be the Ministry entrusted with affairs in the area of justice.

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Law on Implementation of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court and Cooperation with the International Criminal Court 2009 EN

PART ONE - GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 4
(Representation before the International Criminal Court)
(1) The protection of rights and interests of Bosnia and Herzegovina before the International Criminal Court shall be represented by the person possessing the required qualifications to represent before the national courts and additional expert knowledge and experience stipulated by the Minister of Justice.
(2) The Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina (hereinafter: the Council of Ministers) shall appoint the representative of Bosnia and Herzegovina to act before the International Criminal Court upon the public call to interested candidates to apply.

Rome Statute

Article 87 Requests for cooperation: general provisions

1.

(a) The Court shall have the authority to make requests to States Parties for cooperation. The requests shall be transmitted through the diplomatic channel or any other appropriate channel as may be designated by each State Party upon ratification, acceptance, approval or accession. Subsequent changes to the designation shall be made by each State Party in accordance with the Rules of Procedure and Evidence.