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  1. Iceland - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Law on Criminal Procedure, No. 88/2008. - Act on-line in English [excerpts]

    Adoption: 2008 | ISL-2008-L-82808

    Provides for the conducting of criminal investigations and court proceedings.

  2. Iceland - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Execution of Sentences Act, No. 49/2005. - Act on-line in English [as amended]

    Adoption: 2005-05-17 | ISL-2005-L-82807

    Provides for the sentencing of convicted criminals and the sentencing procedure.

  3. Iceland - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Extradition of Criminals and Other Assistance in Criminal Proceedings Act, No. 13/1984. - Act on-line in English [as amended to 2008]

    Adoption: 1984-04-17 | ISL-1984-L-82805

    Provides for the conditions and procedures for the extradition of criminals as well as cooperation in criminal cases.

  4. Iceland - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Act on the Penal Code, No. 19/1940. - Act on-line in English Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1940-02-12 | ISL-1940-L-36719

    The Penal Code contains several provisions regarding civil servants. A civil servant can be dismissed in cases of illegal activities (art. 68). Chapter XII (art. 106-117) contains provisions on bribery and other offenses against civil servants and chapter XIV (art. 128-141 and art. 230) contains provisions concerning offenses and crimes of civil servants.

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