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.”.