Belgium - Responsible Authorities

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Ministral Circular (Ministeriële circulaire inzake het Europees aanhoudingsbevel) The Federal Public Service Justice and the Federal Prosecution have a special responsibility regarding the European Arrest Warrant. Both play a supportive role in providing additional information. The Federal Public Service Justice must be informed of any EAW issued by a Belgian judge, but the Federal Public Service Justice and the Federal Prosecution are not designated as the points of contact specifically.

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