ISSN 1452-6662
Over 150 up-to-date legal acts of the Republic of Serbia translated to English.
Issue: Niste pretplaćeni - pretplatite se CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE
Published in the Službeni glasnik RS, Nos. 72/11 of 28 September 2011, 101/11 of 30 December 2011, 121/12 of 24 December 2012, 32/13 of 8 April 2013, 45/13 of 22 May 2013, 55/14 of 23 May 2014 and 35/19 of 21 May 2019
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  • PUBLISHER’S NOTE
  • GENERAL PART
    • BASIC PROVISIONS
    • COURT JURISDICITON
      • 1. Court Composition
      • 2. Territorial Jurisdiction
      • 3. Joinder and Severance of Criminal Proceedings
      • 4. Transfer of Territorial Jurisdiction
      • 5. Assessment and Conflict of Jurisdiction
    • RECUSAL
    • PUBLIC PROSECUTOR
    • INJURED PARTY, SUBSIDIARY PROSECUTOR AND PRIVATE PROSECUTOR
      • 1. Injured Party
      • 2. Injured Party as a Subsidiary Prosecutor
      • 3. Private Prosecutor
    • DEFENDANT AND DEFENCE COUNSEL
      • 1. Defendant
      • 2. Defence Counsel
    • EVIDENCE
      • 1. Basic Provisions
      • 2. Evidentiary Actions
        • a) Interrogation of the Defendant
        • b) Questioning Witnesses
          • а. Basic Provisions
          • b. Protection of Witnesses
          • v) Expert Examination
            • a. Basic Provisions
            • b. Special Cases of Expert Examination
          • g) Investigation
          • d) Reconstruction of an Event
          • đ) Instrument
          • е) Obtaining Samples
          • ž) Verifying Accounts and Suspicious Transactions
          • z) Temporary Seizure of Objects
          • i) Search
            • a. Basic Provisions
            • b. Search Based on an Order
            • v. A Search without an Order
      • 3. Special Evidentiary Actions
        • а) Basic Provisions
        • b) Covert Supervision of Communication
        • v) Covert Surveillance and Recording
        • g) Simulated Deals
        • d) Computer Data Search
        • đ) Controlled Delivery
        • е) Undercover Investigator
    • MEASURES TO SECURE THE PRESENCE OF THE DEFENDANT AND FOR UNOBSTRUCTED CONDUCT OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS
      • 1. Basic Provisions
      • 2. Specific Measures
        • а) Summonses
        • b) Bringing in
        • v) Prohibition of Approaching, Meeting or Communicating with a Certain Person and Visiting Certain Places
        • g) Prohibition on Leaving Temporary Residence
        • d) Bail
        • đ) Prohibition of Leaving a Dwelling
        • е) Detention
          • а. Basic Provisions
          • b. Treatment of Detainees
    • TIME LIMITS
      • 1. Basic Provisions
      • 2. Reinstatement to Prior Position
    • SUBMISSIONS AND TRANSCRIPTS
      • 1. Submissions
      • 2. Transcripts
        • а) Basic Provisions
        • b) Special Types of Transcripts
          • a. Main Hearing Transcript
          • b. Minutes of Deliberation and Voting
    • DELIVERY OF DOCUMENTS AND REVIEWING CASE FILES DOCUMENTS
      • 1. Delivery of Documents
        • а) Basic Provisions
        • b) Special Rules on Delivery
      • 2. Examination of Case File Documents
    • RESTITUTION CLAIM
    • COSTS OF PROCEEDINGS
    • RENDERING, ANNOUNCEMENT AND EXECUTION OF DECISIONS
      • 1. Rendering and Announcing Decisions
      • 2. Enforcement of Decisions
  • COURSE OF THE PROCEEDINGS
    • PRE-INVESTIGATION PROCEEDINGS
      • 1. Criminal Complaint
      • 2. Authority of the Authorities Conducting Pre-investigation Proceeding
    • INVESTIGATION
      • 1. Basic Provisions
      • 2. Agreements of the Public Prosecutor and the Defendant
        • a) Plea Agreement
        • b) Agreement on Testifying of Defendant
        • v) Agreement on Testifying by a Convicted Person
    • INDICTING
    • MAIN HEARING AND JUDGMENT
      • 1. Main Hearing
        • а) Preparations for the Main Hearing
          • а. Preparatory Hearing
          • b. Scheduling the Main Hearing
        • b) Holding the Main Hearing
          • а. Publicity of the Main Hearing
          • b. Conducting the Main Hearing
          • v. Preconditions for Holding a Main Hearing
          • g. Course of the Main Hearing
          • d. Dismissing the Indictment
      • 2. Judgement
    • LEGAL REMEDIES PROCEEDINGS
      • 1. Ordinary Legal Remedies
        • a) Appeal against a First-Instance Judgment
          • а. Right to File an Appeal
          • b. Contents of an Appeal
          • v. Grounds for an Appeal
          • g. Appellate Proceedings
          • d. Limits of Examining a First-instance Judgment
          • đ. Decisions of the Court of Second Instance
        • b) Appeal against a Second-Instance Judgment
        • v) Appeal against a Ruling
      • 2. Extraordinary Legal Remedies
        • а) Request for Reopening Criminal Proceedings
          • а. Basic Provisions
          • b. Actions Taken in Connection with Request
          • v. Repetition of Criminal Proceedings against a Person Convicted in Absentia
        • b) Request for the Protection of Legality
          • а. Basic Provisions
          • b. Procedure Regarding the Request
  • SPECIAL PROCEEDINGS
    • SUMMARY PROCEEDINGS
      • 1. General Provisions
        • а) Filing Charges
        • b) Main Hearing
        • v) Appellate Proceedings
      • 2. Hearing for the Imposition of a Criminal Sanction
      • 3. Special Provisions on the Imposition of Judicial Admonition
    • PROCEEDINGS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF SECURITY MEASURES
      • Applicable Provisions of the Code
        • 1. Proceedings for the Imposition of the Security Measure of Compulsory Psychiatric Treatment
        • 2. Proceedings for the Imposition of a Security Measure of Mandatory Treatment of Alcohol or Drug Addicts
        • 3. Proceedings for the Imposition of a Security Measure of Confiscation of Objects
    • PROCEEDING FOR CONFISCATION OF PROPERTY GAIN
    • PROCEEDINGS FOR REVERSING A FINAL JUDGMENT
      • 1. Proceedings for Revoking Probation
      • 2. Proceedings for Reversing a Decision on Penalty
        • а) Proceedings for Pronouncing an Aggregate Sentence
        • b) Proceedings for the Mitigation of Penalty
    • PROCEEDINGS FOR REALISING THE RIGHTS OF A CONVICTED PERSON
      • Applicable Provisions of the Code
        • 1. Proceedings for the Release on Parole
        • 2. Proceedings for Rehabilitation and Termination of Security Measures or the Legal Consequences of Conviction
          • а) Rehabilitation Proceedings
            • а. Legal Rehabilitation Proceedings
            • b. Judicial Rehabilitation Proceedings
          • b) Proceedings for Terminating a Security Measure or the Legal Consequence of Conviction
    • PROCEEDINGS FOR THE REALISATION OF RIGHTS OF A PERSON WRONGFULLY DEPRIVED OF LIBERTY OR WRONGFULLY CONVICTED
      • 1. General Provisions
      • 2. Proceedings for Realising the Right to Damage Compensation
      • 3. Proceedings for Realising the Right to Moral Satisfaction
      • 4. Proceedings for Realising the Right to the Recognition of Years of Service or Social Insurance
    • PROCEEDINGS FOR ISSUANCE OF A WANTED CIRCULAR OR NOTICE
    • FINAL AND TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS
    • ARTICLES NOT INCLUDED IN THE FINAL TEXT (Službeni glasnik RS, No. 101/2011-272)
      Law on Amendments and Additions to the Criminal Procedure Code
    • ARTICLES NOT INCLUDED IN THE FINAL TEXT (Službeni glasnik RS, No. 32/2013-12)
      Law on Amendments and Additions to the Criminal Procedure Code
    • ARTICLES NOT INCLUDED IN THE FINAL TEXT (Službeni glasnik RS, No. 35/2019-6)
      Law on Amendments and Additions to the Criminal Procedure Code