Criminal Justice (Mutual Assistance) (Amendment) Act 2015

Application of provisions on enforcement and realisation to execution of external confiscation order from member states

23. The Principal Act is amended by the insertion of the following section in Chapter 3 of Part 4 after section 57:

“57A. Sections 52, 54, 55, 56 and 57 apply in relation to external confiscation orders transmitted by or on behalf of courts in designated states that are member states (except where the execution of such orders is subject to refusal, postponement, variation or discharge, or termination under sections 51B, 51C, 51E and 51F respectively) as they apply in relation to confiscation co-operation orders.”.