View All - 1982 Acts Section No : Acts & Ordinances OFFENCES AGAINST AIRCRAFT ACT,Marginal Notes1. Short title. 2. Competent Authority.3. Minister to certify contracting states to the Convention. 4. Jurisdiction of courts over offences committed on board Sri Lanka aircraft.5. Commander of a Sri Lanka aircraft deemed to be a peace within the meaning of the Code of Criminal Procedure Act. 6. Provisions of Chapter III of the Convention to have force of law in Sri Lanka. 7. Resistance and obstruction of aircraft Commander exercising powers conferred on him by the provisions of the Schedule to be an offence. 8. Refusal or failure to assist aircraft Commander to be an offence. 9. Failure of aircraft Commander to report disembarkation of offender or to notify the intention to deliver offender, to be an offence. 10. Offences under this Part of this Act. 11. Commander of aircraft registered contracting state to be allowed to disembark or deliver persons in accordance with the Convention. 12. Duties of Competent Authority on the delivery of a person. 13. Person disembarked or delivered to be allowed to leave Sri Lanka if no criminal or extradition proceedings are instituted against him. 14. Disembarkation or delivery not deemed to be permission to enter Sri Lanka. 15. Offences committed on aircraft registered in a contracting state deemed to be committed in that state. 16. Interpretation. 17. Offences on board or against aircraft. 18. Offences Part of this Act to be cognizable and non-bailable. 19. Acts committed on board, or in relation to, a foreign aircraft deemed to be offences. 20. Competent Authority to make preliminary inquiry on the arrest of any person under this Part of this Act. 21. Duties of Competent Authority. 22. Amended of Extradition Law ,No 8 of 1977. 23. Convention to constitute extradition arrangement between the Government of Sri Lanka and the Governments of slates which are parties to the Hague or Montreal Conventions. 24. Provision regarding extradition. 25. Special Provision relating to extradition. 26. Interpretation.