Criminal Code Art. 116
Kazneni zakon (Art. 116)
The Croatian criminal legislation shall be applied to a Croatian citizen or a person with permit residence who outside the Crotian territory commits a criminal offence provided it is punishable under the law of the country in which it was committed. In cases with respect to criminal offences referred to, inter alia, Article 116 (FGM) of the Criminal Code and other provided for by international treaties to which Croatia is a party, the Croatian criminal legislation shall also be applied under the conditions laid down by those documents.
Number of court cases
0 (last checked in June 2014)
Availability of information collecting system or reports
The Ministry of Justice is responsible for the criminal records. The Ministry provides direct access to criminal records data to courts and prosecutorsin relation to a person against whom criminal proceedings werestarted. The Ministry also provides criminal records data to thepolice and prosecutorsfor the purpose ofprevention and detection of criminal offences and offenders. Not a single FGM case has not been so far recorded (last checked in June 2014).