Contents of request for arrest and surrender - national law requirements

Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Extradition (Commonwealth and Foreign Territories) Act

Extradition (Commonwealth and Foreign Territories)




9. Request for return.

(2) There shall be furnished with any request made for the purposes of this section on behalf of any territory a record of the case which shall include—

(a) in the case of a person accused of an extraditable offence, a warrant for his arrest issued in that territory and a document summarising the evidence available to that territory for use in the prosecution of the person;
(b) in the case of a person unlawfully at large after conviction of an extraditable offence, a certificate of the conviction and sentence in that territory, and a statement of the amount, if any, of that sentence which has been served;
together in each case with—
(c) particulars of the person whose return is requested;
(d) particulars of the facts upon which and the law under which he is accused or was convicted;
(e) evidence that provision is made by the law of that territory for the specialty rule provided for by section 8(3), where the specialty rule is not made by an arrangement with that territory; and
(f) evidence sufficient to justify the issue of a warrant for his arrest under section 10.

Rome Statute

Article 91 Contents of request for arrest and surrender

4. Upon the request of the Court, a State Party shall consult with the Court, either generally or with respect to a specific matter, regarding any requirements under its national law that may apply under paragraph 2 (c). During the consultations, the State Party shall advise the Court of the specific requirements of its national law.