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Extradition: Scotland

Question for Home Office

UIN 119875, tabled on 15 December 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, for what reasons section 50 of the Crime and Courts Act 2013 has not been commenced in Scotland.

Answered on

21 December 2017

The Scottish Government has decided that it does not wish section 50 of the Crime and Courts Act 2013 to be commenced in full in Scotland and there is no timetable for its commencement. This is a decision for the Scottish Government and there have been no recent discussions on the issue.

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Home Office
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