Fugitive Offenders (Designated Commonwealth Countries) Order, 1970

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Published: 1970-12-03

Fugitive Offenders (Designated Commonwealth Countries) Order, 1970
CH.91 – 24] CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE





STATUTE LAW OF THE BAHAMAS [Original Service 2001]

FUGITIVE OFFENDERS (DESIGNATED
COMMONWEALTH COUNTRIES) ORDER, 1970

(SECTIONS 2 and 20)
[Commencement 3rd December, 1970]

1. This Order may be cited as the Fugitive
Offenders (Designated Commonwealth Countries) Order,
1970.

2. The Cook Islands (being a territory for the
external relations of which New Zealand is responsible) are
hereby designated for the purposes of section 1 of the Act
as a separate country at the request of the Government of
New Zealand, and the Schedule to the Fugitive Offenders
(Designated Commonwealth Countries) Order, 1968 is
hereby amended accordingly.

3. The territory of Papua and New Guinea, Norfolk
Island, Australian Antarctic territory, the territory of Cocos
(Keeling) Islands, the territory of Christmas Island, the
territory of Heard and McDonald Islands and the territory
of Ashmore and Cartier Islands (being territories for the
external relations of which Australia is responsible) shall
be treated as part of Australia for the purposes of the
Fugitive Offenders (Designated Commonwealth Countries)
Order, 1968 (which designates certain Commonwealth
countries for the purposes of the Act) and the reference to
Australia in the Schedule to that Order shall be construed
accordingly.

4. Niue and the Tokelau Islands (being territories for
the external relations of which New Zealand is responsible)
shall be treated as part of New Zealand for the purposes of the
Fugitive Offenders (Designated Commonwealth Countries)
Order, 1968, and the reference to New Zealand in the
Schedule to that Order shall be construed accordingly.

FUGITIVE OFFENDERS (UNITED KINGDOM
DEPENDENCIES) (BAHAMAS) ORDER, 1970

(SECTION 2)
[Commencement 2nd April, 1970]

1. This Order may be cited as the Fugitive Offenders
(United Kingdom Dependencies) Bahamas Order, 1970.

S.I. 56/1970

Citation.

Cook Islands
designated as
separate country.

S.I. 73/1668.

Certain
territories to be
treated as part of
Australia.

S.I. 73/1668.

Certain
territories to be
treated as part of
New Zealand.

S.I. 26/1970

Citation.
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