Transfer of Execution of Sentences Act 2005


Number 28 of 2005


TRANSFER OF EXECUTION OF SENTENCES ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 7 April 2017


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of Transfer of Execution of Sentences Act 2005. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

All Acts up to and including Knowledge Development Box (Certification of Inventions) Act 2017 (6/2017), enacted 12 April 2017, and all statutory instruments up to and including Saint Patrick’s Institution Closing Order 2017 (S.I. No. 135 of 2017), made 5 April 2017, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 28 of 2005


TRANSFER OF EXECUTION OF SENTENCES ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 7 April 2017


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment, and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

This Act is not collectively cited with any other Act.

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

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Material not updated in this revision

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Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Prisons Act 2015 (57/2015)

All Acts up to and including Knowledge Development Box (Certification of Inventions) Act 2017 (6/2017), enacted 12 April 2017, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Transfer of Execution of Sentences Act 2005 (Designated Countries) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 659 of 2007)

Transfer of Execution of Sentences Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 647 of 2007)

All statutory instruments up to and including Saint Patrick's Institution Closing Order 2017 (S.I. No. 135 of 2017), made 5 April 2017, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 28 of 2005


TRANSFER OF EXECUTION OF SENTENCES ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 7 April 2017


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS


Acts Referred to

Criminal Justice Act 1960

1960, No. 27

Criminal Law (Jurisdiction) Act 1976

1976, No. 14

Criminal Procedure Act 1993

1993, No. 40

European Arrest Warrant Act 2003

2003, No. 45

Extradition Act 1965

1965, No. 17

Extradition Acts 1965 to 2001

Extradition (European Union Conventions) Act 2001

2001, No. 49

Ministers and Secretaries Act 1924

1924, No. 16

Transfer of Sentenced Persons Act 1995

1995, No. 16


Number 28 of 2005


TRANSFER OF EXECUTION OF SENTENCES ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 7 April 2017


AN ACT TO GIVE EFFECT TO ARTICLE 2 OF THE ADDITIONAL PROTOCOL TO THE CONVENTION ON THE TRANSFER OF SENTENCED PERSONS DONE AT STRASBOURG ON 18 DECEMBER 1997 AND CHAPTER 5 OF TITLE III OF THE CONVENTION IMPLEMENTING THE SCHENGEN AGREEMENT OF 14 JUNE 1985 BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENTS OF THE STATES OF THE BENELUX ECONOMIC UNION, THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY AND THE FRENCH REPUBLIC ON THE GRADUAL ABOLITION OF CHECKS AT THEIR COMMON BORDERS DONE AT SCHENGEN ON 19 JUNE 1990.

[13 th December, 2005]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS: