Language of requests for cooperation


Malta - Extradition Act 1982 (2014) EN


27. Any document which is to be produced in connection with a request for the return of a person according to the provisions of the Act shall be in either the Maltese or the English language, and, Language of documents. when any such document is in neither of these languages, the Minister may ask for its translation into the English language.

Rome Statute

Article 87 Requests for cooperation: general provisions

2. Requests for cooperation and any documents supporting the request shall either be in or be accompanied by a translation into an official language of the requested State or one of the working languages of the Court, in accordance with the choice made by that State upon ratification, acceptance, approval or accession. Subsequent changes to this choice shall be made in accordance with the Rules of Procedure and Evidence.