European Arrest Warrant Act 2003

Amendment of section 3 of Act of 1965.

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47.—Section 3 of the Act of 1965 is amended by—

( a) the insertion in subsection (1) of the following definition:

“‘country’ includes territories for whose external relations the country concerned is responsible;”,

( b) the substitution of the following subsection for subsection (1A):

“(1A) For the purposes of the amendments to this Act effected by Part 2 of the Extradition (European Union Conventions) Act 2001 , ‘Convention country’ means—

( a) a country designated under section 4(1) of that Act, or

( b) in such provisions of this Act as are specified in an order under subsection (1A) (inserted by section 52 of the European Arrest Warrant Act 2003) of section 4 of the Extradition (European Union Conventions) Act 2001 , a country designated by that order, to which the provisions so specified apply.”,

and

( c) the substitution of the following subsection for subsection (1B) (inserted by section 9 of the Act of 2001):

“(1B) For the purposes of the amendments to this Act effected by Part 3 of the Extradition (European Union Conventions) Act 2001 , ‘Convention country’ means—

( a) a country designated under section 10(1) of that Act, or

( b) in such provisions of this Act as are specified in an order under subsection (1A) (inserted by section 52 of the European Arrest Warrant Act 2003 ) of section 10 of the Extradition (European Union Conventions) Act 2001 , a country designated by that order, to which the provisions so specified apply.”.