Policy paper

Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act: Extradition

These documents form the Extradition part of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act.


Fact sheet: extradition


The measures on extradition proposed in Part 12 of the Act are designed to improve the efficiency of the operation of the Extradition Act 2003 and follow from a review of the UK’s extradition arrangements by Rt. Hon Sir Scott Baker. In addition, it includes changes to the operation of the European Arrest Warrant to provide better safeguards for those, particularly UK citizens, who are subject to EAWs.

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Published 9 May 2013
Last updated 17 October 2013 + show all updates
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