Article title The System of Criminal Procedure in Ukraine (an Attempt of Conceptual Analysis)
Name of magazine Legal journal «Law of Ukraine» (Ukrainian version)
Issue 11/2014
Сторінки [201-208]
Annotation The theoretical approaches to understand the system of criminal procedure according to the new Code of Criminal Procedure of Ukraine is analyzed in the article. Given the research of scientific theoretical views specific components of structure of the procedure and stages as parts of the system of criminal procedure are identified. The author defines the concept of «criminal procedure». The author concludes that the system of criminal procedure consists of judicial proceedings with specific stages. The polystructural proceedings is noted to be the initial element in the system of the structure of criminal procedure. The former includes five stages: collecting information about a criminal offence, pre-trial investigation, pre-trial, trial and execution of judicial decisions. The analysis of the essential features of criminal proceedings allows to separate it from other similar concepts, stages of criminal procedure in particular.
Keywords judicial proceedings, stage, judicial procedure, criminal proceedings, system of criminal procedure.