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Code of Criminal Investigation, 1808
19 novembre 1808 - Code d'instruction criminelle - livre III, titre I (art. 137 à 216)(mise à jour le 30 novembre 2011)

Amended several times. In paricular by the Law on serious violations of international humanitarian law of 5 August 2003
Moniteur belge, http://www.wipo.int/wipolex/fr/details.jsp?id=11669  (last accessed on 22.05.2013)

The Code lists the competences and functions of officers of the judicial police (prosecutors, investigation officers).

The selected extracts contain articles from the Code as amended by the Law of 5 August 2003 on serious violations of international humanitarian law, as well as special provisions on DNA collection and the protection of witnesses.

File TypeSizeFile Name
application/pdf 128 KB WETBOEK VAN STRAFVORDERING_nl.pdf
application/pdf 121 KB CODE D'INSTRUCTION CRIMINELLE_fr.pdf