Transit proceedings


Japan - Extradition Act 1953(2007) EN

(Escort of the fugitive by the authorities of the requesting country)

Article 21.

Upon receiving a fugitive surrendered as provided for in paragraph 1 of Article 20, the authorities of the requesting country shall promptly escort the fugitive to the requesting country.

Rome Statute

Article 89 Surrender of persons to the Court


(a) A State Party shall authorize, in accordance with its national procedural law, transportation through its territory of a person being surrendered to the Court by another State, except where transit through that State would impede or delay the surrender.