The SC has also come out with some detailed guidelines for candidates with criminal cases.
A Bill to this effect was passed by the Lok Sabha but faced opposition in the Rajya Sabha.
The directions came from a three-Judge Bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.
Bestiality will, however, continue to remain a crime under Sec 377.
The outgoing CJI made the recommendation in a letter to the Centre on Tuesday.
The Supreme Court has adjourned hearing on petitions challenging the validity of the provision.
The process is governed by the provisions of the Extradition Act, 1962.
First brought up in 2000, GST took 17 years of discussion to be introduced.
The Centre has left the question of its constitutional validity to the “wisdom of the court”.
Its jurisdiction includes cases linked to environmental protection and the conservation of forest