Extradition (Piracy against Ships in Asia) Regulation 2013

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Extradition (Piracy against Ships in Asia) Regulation 2013
 
Select Legislative Instrument No. 15, 2013
I, Quentin Bryce, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Extradition Act 1988.
Dated 1 March 2013
Quentin Bryce
Governor‑General
By Her Excellency’s Command
Jason Clare
Minister for Justice
 
  
  
  
Contents
1............ Name of regulation.............................................................................. 1
2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1
3............ Authority............................................................................................. 1
4............ Definition............................................................................................ 1
5............ Extradition countries........................................................................... 1
6............ Application of Act in relation to extradition countries......................... 2
 
 
1  Name of regulation
                   This regulation is the Extradition (Piracy against Ships in Asia) Regulation 2013.
2  Commencement
                   This regulation commences on the day the Agreement enters into force for Australia.
Note:          Article 18 of the Agreement sets out when the Agreement enters into force for a country.
3  Authority
                   This regulation is made under the Extradition Act 1988.
4  Definition
                   In this regulation:
Agreement means the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia, done at Tokyo on 11 November 2004.
Note:          In 2013, the text of the Agreement was accessible through the Australian Treaties Library on the AustLII website (www.austlii.edu.au).
5  Extradition countries
                   For the definition of extradition country in section 5 of the Extradition Act 1988, a country for which the Agreement is in force is an extradition country.
Note 1:       Article 18 of the Agreement sets out when the Agreement enters into force for a country.
Note 2:       In 2013, a list of the countries for which the Agreement was in force was on the website for the Agreement (http://www.recaap.org).
6  Application of Act in relation to extradition countries
                   For section 11 of the Extradition Act 1988, that Act applies, subject to the Agreement, to an extradition country mentioned in section 5.
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