Transfer Of Convicted Offenders (Enactment And Enforcement) (Amendment) Act 2013

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TRANSFER OF CONVICTED OFFENDERS (ENACTMENT AND ENFORCEMENT) (AMENDMENT) ACT,2013
EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM
This Act amends the Transfer of Convicted Offenders (Enactment and Enforcement) Act Cap.
T16, Laws ofthe Federation of Nigeria, 2004.
TRANSFER OF CONVICTED OFFENDERS (ENACTMENT AND ENFORCEMENT) (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2013
ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS
Section:
1. Amendment of Cap. T.16 LFN, 2004
2. Amendment of section 5.
3. Deletion of section 8. 4. Citation.
TRANSFEROF CONVICTEDOFFENDERS(ENACTMENT AND ENFORCEMENT) (AMENDMENT)
ACT, 2013
A Bill
For
An Act to amend the Transfer of Convicted Offenders (Enactment and Enforcement) Act
Cap. T16, Law of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004; and for related matters.
ENACTEDby the National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria:
1. The Transfer of Convicted Offenders (Enactment and Enforcement) Act Cap. T16,
Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004 (in this Act referred to as "the Principal Act")
is amended as set out in this Act.
2. Section 5 (1) of the Principal Act is amended by substituting for paragraph (d), a new paragraph "(d)":
aid) if the convicted offender is sentenced to not less than 12 months imprisonment and where both countries agree."
3. Section 8 of the Principal Act is deleted.
4. This Act may be cited as Transfer of Convicted Offenders (Enactment and
Enforcement) (Amendment) Act, 2013.
Commencement
Amendment of CapTl6 LFN, 2004
Amendment of section 5.
Deletion of section 8
Citation
f CERTIFY, IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 2 (l) OF THE ACTS ;SENT.
~ SALISU ABUBAKAR MAIKASUW A, OON, mni
CI~o the National Assembly ~ 'Day of January, 2013
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