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The agreement between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Moldova concerning jurisdiction and mutual legal assistance on the cases connected with temporary stay of military forming of the Russian Federation in the territory of the Republic of Moldova

of October 21, 1994

The Russian Federation and the Republic of Moldova which further are referred to as with the Parties

- being guided by regulations of the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Moldova on legal status, procedure and terms of conclusion of the military forming of the Russian Federation which are temporarily in the territory of the Republic of Moldova (further - the Agreement);

- proceeding from need of mutual legal assistance on cases civil, criminal and about administrative offenses;

- in view of need of cooperation between competent authorities of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Moldova;

- wishing to settle the procedure of production of separate legal proceedings;

agreed as follows:

Article 1

Competent authorities of the Russian Federation and competent authorities of the Republic of Moldova give each other legal assistance on cases civil, criminal and about administrative offenses, connected with temporary stay of military Forming of the Russian Federation in the territory of the Republic of Moldova.

For the purposes of this agreement stated below terms mean:

1. "Competent authorities" - from Russian Federatsiivoyenny courts and bodies of military prosecutor's office of the Russian Federation, the servicing military forming, military commandants of garrisons, commanders of military units (as body of inquiry) and other bodies which are in the territory of the Republic of Moldova in which competence there are questions regulated by this agreement;

from the Republic of Moldova - courts, bodies of prosecutor's office, law-enforcement bodies of republican and local subordination and other bodies in which competence there are questions regulated by this agreement.

2. "The military forming of the Russian Federation which are temporarily placed in the territory of the Republic of Moldova", referred to as further "military forming" - connections, parts, the companies and organizations of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.

3. "Persons which are part of military forming":

a) the military personnel passing military service as a part of military forming;

b) the civil personnel working in military forming, not citizens of the Republic of Moldova;

Persons sent to military forming of the Russian Federation in the territory of the Republic of Moldova not being citizens of the Republic of Moldova, according to the status are equated to persons which are part of military forming.

4. "Members of families of persons which are part of military forming", the spouses, minor children, parents, and also other persons jointly living with persons which are part of military Forming and who are in the procedure established by the law in their dependence.

5. "The place of dislocation" - the territory in which military units, the companies and organizations of military forming of the Russian Federation are placed.

Article 2

The legal assistance includes execution of requests for delivery of documents and production of the separate legal proceedings provided by the procedural legislation of the Parties.

Article 3

When rendering legal assistance competent authorities of the Parties interact directly among themselves, and if necessary, through the relevant higher bodies.

In case of the appeal to inadequate body, the last immediately gives request to competent authority, having informed on it the requesting body.

Article 4

The required body reports to the requesting body for its request the place and time of execution of the order.

Representatives of the requesting bodies of the Parties are granted the right to be present at production of the legal proceedings performed at their request if it is not connected with disclosure of military or state secret.

Article 5

The legal assistance appears the Parties free of charge. The expenses connected with accomplishment of actions according to the procedure of legal assistance are born by the Party which makes these actions.

Article 6

Competent authorities of the Parties when rendering legal assistance use in case of cooperation with each other Russian or Moldavian languages.

Article 7

In case of legal relationship with state bodies of the Republic of Moldova persons which are part of military forming of the Russian Federation and members of their families, use the same legal protection, as citizens of the Republic of Moldova.

Article 8

Competent authorities of the Republic of Moldova will immediately inform competent authorities of the Russian Federation on each case of initiation of legal proceedings, detention or arrest of person which is part of military forming Russian Federations or members of his family.

Article 9

On cases on the crimes and administrative offenses made by persons which are part of military forming of the Russian Federation and members of their families outside places of dislocation, the legislation of the Republic of Moldova is applied, the court, prosecutor's office and other its competent authorities is effective.

Article 10

Article 9 of this agreement is not applied to the acts made by persons which are part of military forming of the Russian Federation and members of their families:

a) in places of dislocation;

b) against the Russian Federation or against persons which are part of military forming of the Russian Federation and also on cases on military crimes;

c) in case of execution of job and special responsibilities.

Official and special (natural disaster response and other force majeure) obligations of the military personnel and procedure for their accomplishment are determined by legal acts, all-army regulations and other regulations of the Russian Federation. In the territory of the Republic of Moldova military forming of the Russian Federation are involved in accomplishment of special obligations at the request of regional authorities. Is not recognized fulfilling job and special responsibilities the serviceman making the socially dangerous act provided by penal statutes of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Moldova.

The legislation of the Russian Federation is applied to the acts provided by this Article and its prosecutor's office, judicial and other competent authorities are effective.

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