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The Extradition Act,1962

The Extradition Act,1962




1. Short title extent and commencement.
2. Definitions.
3. Application of Act.
4. Requisition for surrender.
5. Order for magisterial inquiry.
6. Issue of warrant for arrest.
7. Procedure before magistrate.
8. Surrender of fugitive criminal.
9. Power of magistrate to issue warrant of arrest in certain cases.
10. Receipt in evidence of exhibits depositions and other documents and authentication thereof.
11. Chapter not to apply to commonwealth countries to which Chapter III applies.
12. Application of Chapter.
13. Liability of fugitive criminals from commonwealth countries to be apprehended and returned.
14. Endorsed and provisional warrants.
15. Endorse warrant for apprehension of fugitive criminal.
16. Provisional warrant for apprehension of fugitive criminal.
17. Dealing with fugitive criminal when apprehended.
18. Return of fugitive criminal by warrant.
19. Modes of requisition or from of warrant for the surrender or return to India of accused or convicted person who is in a foreign State or commonwealth country.
20. Conveyance of accused or convicted person surrendered or returned.
21. Accused or convicted person surrendered or returned by foreign State or commonwealth country not to be tried for previous offence.
22. Liability of fugitive criminals to be arrested and surrendered or returned.
23. Jurisdiction as to offences committed at sea or in air.
24. Discharge of person apprehend if not surrender or returned within two months.
25. Release of persons arrested on bail.
26. Abetment of extradition offences.
27. Lawfulness of , and re-taking on escape on escape from custody under warrants.
28. Property found on fugitive criminal.
29. Power of Central Government to discharge any fugitive criminal.
30. Simultaneous requisitions.
31. Restrictions on surrender.
32. Section 29 and 31 to apply without any modification thereof.
33. Act not to affect the Foreigners Act,1946.
34. Application of Act to Republic of Ireland.
35. Notified orders notifications to be laid before Parliament.
36. Power to make rules.
37. Repeals and savings.
38. The First Schedule
39. The Second Schedule

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