Extradition Act 1965

Irish citizens.

14

F27 [ 14. Extradition shall not be granted where a person claimed is a citizen of Ireland, unless—

( a ) the relevant extradition provisions or this Act otherwise provide, or

( b ) the law of the requesting country does not prohibit the surrender by the requesting country of a citizen of that country to the State for prosecution or punishment for an offence. ]

Annotations

Amendments:

F27

Substituted (31.12.2020 at 11 p.m.) by Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Act 2020 (23/2020), s. 110, S.I. No. 687 of 2020.

Editorial Notes:

E73

Previous affecting provision: section substituted by Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Act 2019 (8/2019), s. 93, not commenced; repealed (17.12.2020) by Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Act 2020 (23/2020), s. 4(a), S.I. No. 634 of 2020.

E74

Previous affecting provision: section substituted (20.03.2002) by Extradition (European Union Conventions) Act 2001 (49/2001), s. 6(a), S.I. No. 85 of 2002; substituted as per F-note above.