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CARICOM Arrest Warrant Treaty

Common Name: Arrest Warrant Treaty


The objective of this Treaty is to establish within the Caribbean Community a system of arrest and surrender of requested persons for the purposes of conducting a criminal prosecution for an applicable offence; or executing a custodial sentence where the requested persons have fled from justice after being sentenced for an applicable offence.

Date opened for Signature: 2008/07/2

Date of ratification

Trinidad and Tobago (23 May 2009)

Entry into Force:

Article XXV- This Treaty shall enter into force 60 days after the deposit of the third instrument of ratification. Treaty not yet in force.