Us-bermuda Mutual Legal Assistance Agreement

Us-bermuda Mutual Legal Assistance Agreement

Us-bermuda Mutual Legal Assistance Agreement in 2011

United States views on international law (based on the document “Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law”): On September 26, 2011, the Senate provided its advice and consent to ratification of the Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Bermuda relating to Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters, signed at Hamilton on January 12, 2009. S. Treaty Doc. No. 111-6 (2010). The Senate provided its advice and consent subject to a declaration that the treaty is “self executing.” 157 Cong. Rec. S5339 (Sept. 6, 2011).* see this world legal encyclopedia in relation with the year 2010 at 38-39 for background on the treaty and its similarities to other mutual legal assistance treaties (“MLATs”).

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  • International Criminal Law
  • Extradition
  • Mutual Legal Assistance
  • Mutual Legal Assistance Agreements