Guangdong Police hand over three suspects in a goldsmiths robbery case to Hong Kong Police at Huanggang port. Photo: Edward Wong

Hong Kong extradition law needs revising because it was ‘rushed’ and current arrangement is impractical, Security Bureau tells Legislative Council

  • Responding to questions from Legco’s legal adviser, the bureau said the extradition law was passed just three months before the 1997 handover
  • Under existing ad hoc arrangement, which has never been used, one-off extradition requests must be approved by lawmakers
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Guangdong Police hand over three suspects in a goldsmiths robbery case to Hong Kong Police at Huanggang port. Photo: Edward Wong
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