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Extradition Act

Version of section 78 from 2002-12-31 to 2003-03-31:


Marginal note:Request by Canada for extradition

  •  (1) The Minister, at the request of a competent authority, may make a request to a State or entity for the extradition of a person for the purpose of prosecuting the person for — or imposing or enforcing a sentence, or making or enforcing a disposition under the Young Offenders Act, in respect of — an offence over which Canada has jurisdiction.

  • Marginal note:Request for provisional arrest

    (2) The Minister, at the request of a competent authority, may make a request to a State or entity for the provisional arrest of the person.

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