Fugitive Offenders Act (Commencement) Order

Link to law: http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/cms/images/LEGISLATION/SUBORDINATE/1968/1968-0016/FugitiveOffendersActCommencementOrder_1.pdf
Published: 1968-02-22

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Fugitive Offenders Act (Commencement) Order

STATUTE LAW OF THE BAHAMAS [Original Service 2001]

(a) on 25th August 1967, for the purposes of any
provision thereof conferring power on Her
Majesty to make an Order in Council; and

(b) on 1st September 1967, for the purposes of any
other provision thereof.

2. (1) Nothing in Article 1 of this Order shall apply
in relation to Southern Rhodesia.

(2) Nothing in Article 1(b) of this Order shall bring
any provision of the Fugitive Offenders Act 1967 other
than section 18(2) (powers of local legislatures) into force
in relation to any country to which Her Majesty is
empowered by paragraph (c) of section 2(2) of the said Act
(definition of “United Kingdom dependency”) to apply the
said section 2(2).

3. This Order may be cited as the Fugitive
Offenders Act 1967 (Commencement No. 1) Order 1967.

Denis Healey,
One of Her

Majesty’s Principal
Secretaries of State.

16th August, 1967.

ORDER, 1968

[Commencement 22nd February, 1968]
1. This Order may be cited as the Fugitive

Offenders Act (Commencement) Order, 1968.
2. The 12th day of February, 1968, is hereby

appointed as the date on which all the provisions of the
Fugitive Offenders Act, 1967 as extended to The Bahamas
and set out in the Schedule to the Fugitive Offenders
(Bahama Islands) Order, 1967, other than section 22
thereof, shall come into force.

S.I. 16/1968