Transfer of Execution of Sentences Act 2005

F13[Transfer to State of enforcement of sentence


10C. (1) Subject to subsection (2), the enforcement of a sentence shall, where the sentenced person is in the State and he or she is a person to whom section 10(1) applies, be governed by the law of the State, from the date of the making of an order under that section.

(2) Where a sentenced person escapes from custody or other detention and has not been retaken, the enforcement of the sentence shall revert to the sentencing country upon receipt by the sentencing country of notification by the Minister of the escape.]




Inserted (3.05.2023) by Criminal Justice (Mutual Recognition of Custodial Sentences) Act 2023 (3/2023), s. 69, S.I. No. 213 of 2023.