243 Persons extradited to the United Kingdom
243 Persons extradited to the United Kingdom

(1)     A fixed-term prisoner is an extradited prisoner for the purposes of this section if—

(a)     he was tried for the offence in respect of which his sentence was imposed [or he received that sentence]—

(i)     after having been extradited to the United Kingdom, and

(ii)     without having first been restored or had an opportunity of leaving the United Kingdom, and

(b)     he was for any period kept in custody while awaiting his extradition to the United Kingdom as mentioned in paragraph (a).

[(2)     In the case of an extradited prisoner, the court must specify in open court the number of days for which the prisoner was kept in custody while awaiting extradition.