UN Convention Against Corruption

This commitment requires Sri Lanka to ensure compliance with UNCAC. Compliance status of the mandatory provisions are as follows:  

Article 50 - Special investigative techniques

No compliance update present

  • Article 50.1 In order to combat corruption effectively, take such measures as may be necessary to allow for the appropriate use by its competent authorities of controlled delivery and other special investigative techniques, such as electronic or other forms of surveillance and undercover operations, within its territory, and to allow for the admissibility in court of evidence derived therefrom.

    Article 50.3 In the absence of an agreement or arrangement as set forth in paragraph 2 of this article (bilateral or multilateral agreements or arrangements for using special investigative techniques), decisions to use such techniques at the international level shall be made on a case-by-case basis.

  • Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC), Police

  • • There are no specific legal provisions on special investigative techniques

    Link to the Country Review Report under the First Cycle  http://www.unodc.org/documents/treaties/UNCAC/CountryVisitFinalReports/2016_04_11_Sri_Lanka_Final_Country_Report.pdf

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