Council of Europe Adopts Recommendation on Foreign Prisoners

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Saturday, December 1, 2012
Author: 
Michael Plachta
Volume: 
28
Issue: 
12
Abstract: 
At the 1152nd meeting of the Ministers’ Deputies on October 10, 2012, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe (CoE) adopted Recommendation CM/Rec (2012)12, concerning foreign prisoners.[2]  Both the rules and the commentary thereto have been prepared by the Council for Penological Co-operation (PC-CP).[3] It should be noted that the Recommendation is a non-binding document for member states.