Moldova adopted a project on the absentee withdrawal of funds from those who fled the country
Confiscation will be carried out if it is provided for by the verdict of the criminal court. The document also provides for punishment in the absence of a citizen, if he is recognized as hiding from the investigation ” alt=”Moldova adopted a project on the absentee withdrawal of funds from those who fled the country” />
The Parliament of Moldova at the next meeting approved in the first reading a bill on the in absentia charge and punishment of citizens who fled from criminal prosecution, it provides for the forced seizure of money and property after the verdict, follows from a statement on the website of the Parliament.
The decision was supported by 78 out of 101 deputies .
“The document concerns criminal proceedings in the absence of a person, <…> litigation in cases in which a person evades prosecution or <…> from participating in the trial. <…> Initiative proposes confiscation of relevant goods <…> if it is provided for in the guilty verdict, — said in message.