European Arrest Warrant Act 2003

Movement of persons detained under this Act.

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F54 [ 21. (1) The Minister may direct that a person remanded in custody under this Act or detained in a prison or remand institution pursuant to an order under subsection (1) or (2) of section 15 or (1) or (2) of section 16 be removed to a hospital or any other place if the Minister considers that in the interests of the person s health, it is necessary that he or she be so removed, and the person shall, while detained in a hospital or other place pursuant to a direction under this subsection, be deemed to be in lawful custody.

(2) Sections 10 and 11 of the Criminal Justice Act 1960 shall apply to a person who is not less than 16, nor more than 21, years of age remanded in custody under this Act or detained in a prison or remand institution pursuant to an order under subsection (1) or (2) of section 15 or (1) or (2) of section 16 , subject to the following modifications:

( a ) in section 10(1) , the reference to a person detained under section 9 of this Act or this section shall be construed as a reference to a person remanded in custody or detained in a prison or remand institution under the European Arrest Warrant Act 2003 ;

( b ) in section 11(1) , the reference to a person who is detained in a remand institution pursuant to section 9 of this Act shall be construed as a reference to a person remanded in custody or detained in a prison or remand institution under the European Arrest Warrant Act 2003 ; and

( c ) in section 11(3) , the reference to section 9 shall be construed as a reference to the European Arrest Warrant Act 2003 . ]