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EXTRADITION ACT 1988


TABLE OF PROVISIONS

           Long Title

   PART I--PRELIMINARY

   1.      Short title  
   2.      Commencement  
   3.      Principal objects of Act  
   4.      Exclusion of other laws  
   5.      Interpretation  
   6.      Meaning of extraditable person  
   7.      Meaning of extradition objection  
   8.      Certain places etc. to be part of a country  
   9.      Law of a country  
   10.     Interpretative provisions relating to offences  
   11.     Modification of Act in relation to certain countries  

   PART II--EXTRADITION FROM AUSTRALIA TO EXTRADITION COUNTRIES

   12.     Extradition arrest warrants  
   13.     Search and seizure upon arrest  
   14.     Search and seizure warrants  
   15.     Remand  
   15A.    Waiver of extradition  
   15B.    Attorney-General must make surrender determination  
   16.     Notice by Attorney-General  
   16A.    Attorney-General may give an amended notice  
   17.     Release from remand  
   18.     Consent to surrender  
   19.     Determination of eligibility for surrender  
   19A.    Consent to accessory extradition--extradition offences not specified in subsection 16(1) notice etc.  
   20.     Consent to accessory extradition--offences that are not extradition offences  
   21.     Review of magistrate's or Judge's order  
   21A.    Admission of evidence etc. on review or appeal  
   22.     Surrender determination by Attorney-General  
   23.     Surrender warrants  
   24.     Temporary surrender warrants  
   25.     Surrender warrants after temporary surrender  
   26.     Form and execution of surrender warrants and temporary surrender warrants  
   27.     Delivery of property to extradition country  

   PART III--EXTRADITION FROM AUSTRALIA TO NEW ZEALAND

   28.     Indorsement of New Zealand warrants  
   29.     Provisional arrest warrants  
   30.     Search and seizure upon arrest  
   31.     Search and seizure warrants  
   32.     Remand  
   33.     Release from remand  
   33A.    Consent to surrender  
   34.     Surrender warrants  
   35.     Review of magistrate's or Judge's order  
   36.     Temporary surrender warrants  
   37.     Surrender warrants after temporary surrender  
   38.     Form and execution of surrender warrants and temporary surrender warrants  
   39.     Delivery of property to New Zealand  

   PART IV--EXTRADITION TO AUSTRALIA FROM OTHER COUNTRIES

   40.     Requests for surrender of persons to Australia  
   41.     Surrendered persons to be brought into Australia  
   42.     Speciality  
   43.     Evidence for purposes of surrender of persons to Australia  
   44.     Persons temporarily surrendered to Australia  
   44A.    Persons permanently surrendered to Australia  

   PART V--MISCELLANEOUS

   45.     Prosecution of persons instead of extradition  
   45A.    Federal Circuit Court Judges--consent to nomination  
   45B.    Magistrates and Federal Circuit Court Judges--personal capacity  
   46.     Arrangements relating to magistrates  
   46A.    Giving notices to magistrates or Judges etc.  
   47.     Execution of certain warrants in any part of Australia  
   48.     Transit  
   49.     Arrest of persons escaping from custody  
   49A.    Arrest of person released on bail  
   49B.    Orders for bail to be on terms and conditions court, magistrate or Judge thinks fit  
   49C.    Availability of bail during judicial review proceedings relating to certain determinations  
   50.     Solicitor-client relationship in relation to communications  
   51.     Application of section 38 of the Judiciary Act 1903  
   52.     Evidence of certain matters  
   53.     Conditions of imprisonment  
   54.     Application of certain Acts  
   54A.    Collection, use or disclosure of personal information for extradition purposes--the Privacy Act 1988  
   55.     Regulations  


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