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Orders In Council As To Arrangements Forextradition Between United Kingdom And Foreignstates

Volume 113: debated on Tuesday 31 March 1987

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Amendments made: No. 115, in page 59, line 40, at end insert—

'(5) An Order in Council under this section which does not provide that a person may only be returned to the foreign state requesting his return if the court before which he is brought under section 98 below is satisfied that the evidence would be sufficient to warrant his trial if the extradition crime had taken place within the jurisdiction of the court shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.'.—[Mr. Mellor.]