Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Act 2020


create a power of arrest, without warrant, for the purpose of extraditing people for serious offences

Government Bill

(Home Office)
What is this Bill?

The Extradition (Provisional Arrest) was a Government Bill that became an Act of Parliament.

Is this Bill currently before Parliament?

No. This Bill was introduced on 7 January 2020 and became an Act of Parliament on 22 October 2020.

Whose idea is this Bill?

Government Bills implement the legislative agenda of the Government. This agenda, and the Bills that will implement it, are outlined in the Queen's Speech at the Session's State Opening of Parliament.

How can I find out exactly what this Bill does?

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Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons Completed
Royal Assent

Latest Key documents

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

22/10/2020
Royal Assent (Commons)
22/10/2020
Act of Parliament
Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Act 2020 (c. 18)
14/10/2020
Consideration of Commons amendments (Lords)
09/10/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 133-I Marshalled list for consideration of Commons amendments
10/09/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 133 Explanatory Notes
09/09/2020
Bill
HL Bill 133 Commons amendments
09/09/2020
Bill proceedings: Commons
Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 8 September 2020
08/09/2020
Report stage (Commons)
08/09/2020
Committee stage (Commons)
08/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 8 September 2020
08/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 8 September 2020 - large font accessible version
08/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means (PDF)
08/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means - corrected version (PDF)
08/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means - corrected version
07/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 4 September 2020
04/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 September 2020
03/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 2 September 2020
07/07/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 6 July 2020
06/07/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 July 2020
22/06/2020
2nd reading (Commons)
22/06/2020
Programme motion
19/06/2020
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on Second Reading
16/06/2020
1st reading (Commons)
16/06/2020
Bill
Bill 138 2019-21 (as introduced)
16/06/2020
Bill
Bill 138 2019-21 (as introduced) - large font accessible version
16/06/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 138 EN 2019-21
16/06/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 138 EN 2019-21 - large font accessible version
15/06/2020
3rd reading (Lords)
10/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 106-TR-I Marshalled list for Third Reading (PDF)
08/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106-TR(c) Amendments for Third Reading
02/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106-TR(b) Amendment for Third Reading
02/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 106-TR Running list of amendments (PDF)
01/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106-TR(a) Amendment for Third Reading
23/03/2020
Report stage (Lords)
19/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106-I Marshalled list for Report
18/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106(c) Amendment for Report
17/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106(b) Amendment for Report
17/03/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 106 Running list of amendments (PDF)
12/03/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment: Extradition Provisional Arrest Power
06/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 106(a) Amendment for Report
05/03/2020
Committee stage (Lords)
05/03/2020
Bill
HL Bill 106 (as amended in Grand Committee)
04/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 3-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Grand Committee
03/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 3-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
02/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 3(d) Amendments for Grand Committee
27/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 3(c) Amendments for Grand Committee
11/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 3(b) Amendment for Grand Committee
06/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 3(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
04/02/2020
2nd reading (Lords)
27/01/2020
Library Notes
Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
08/01/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum
07/01/2020
1st reading (Lords)
07/01/2020
Bill
HL Bill 3 (as introduced)
07/01/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 3 Explanatory Notes