HL Deb 26 June 1989 vol 509 c484

3.6 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Mackay of Clashfern)

My Lords, I beg to introduce a Bill to consolidate enactments relating to extradition under the Criminal Justice Act 1988, the Fugitive Offenders Act 1967 and the extradition Acts 1870 to 1935, with amendments to give effect to recommendations of the Law Commission and the Scottish Law Commission. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read a first time.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

On Question, Bill read a first time, and to be printed.