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(1)Section 32(4) and (5)—
(a)do not apply where an exception in this section applies (subject to subsection (7) below), and
(b)are subject to sections 7 and 8 of the Immigration Act 1971 (Commonwealth citizens, Irish citizens, crew and other exemptions).
(2)Exception 1 is where removal of the foreign criminal in pursuance of the deportation order would breach—
(a)a person's Convention rights, or
(b)the United Kingdom's obligations under the Refugee Convention.
(3)Exception 2 is where the Secretary of State thinks that the foreign criminal was under the age of 18 on the date of conviction.
(4)Exception 3 is where the removal of the foreign criminal from the United Kingdom in pursuance of a deportation order would breach rights of the foreign criminal under the Community treaties.
(5)Exception 4 is where the foreign criminal—
(a)is the subject of a certificate under section 2 or 70 of the Extradition Act 2003 (c. 41),
(b)is in custody pursuant to arrest under section 5 of that Act,
(c)is the subject of a provisional warrant under section 73 of that Act,
(d)is the subject of an authority to proceed under section 7 of the Extradition Act 1989 (c. 33) or an order under paragraph 4(2) of Schedule 1 to that Act, or
(e)is the subject of a provisional warrant under section 8 of that Act or of a warrant under paragraph 5(1)(b) of Schedule 1 to that Act.
(6)Exception 5 is where any of the following has effect in respect of the foreign criminal—
(a)a hospital order or guardianship order under section 37 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20),
(b)a hospital direction under section 45A of that Act,
(c)a transfer direction under section 47 of that Act,
(d)a compulsion order under section 57A of the Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 46),
(e)a guardianship order under section 58 of that Act,
(f)a hospital direction under section 59A of that Act,
(g)a transfer for treatment direction under section 136 of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 (asp 13), or
(h)an order or direction under a provision which corresponds to a provision specified in paragraphs (a) to (g) and which has effect in relation to Northern Ireland.
[F1(6A)Exception 6 is where the Secretary of State thinks that the application of section 32(4) and (5) would contravene the United Kingdom's obligations under the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (done at Warsaw on 16th May 2005).]
(7)The application of an exception—
(a)does not prevent the making of a deportation order;
(b)results in it being assumed neither that deportation of the person concerned is conducive to the public good nor that it is not conducive to the public good;
but section 32(4) applies despite the application of Exception 1 or 4.
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