Practice Relating to Rule 161. International Cooperation in Criminal Proceedings
Section C. Extradition of own nationals
Uruguay’s Code of Criminal Procedure (2014) states:
ARTICLE 329. – (Applicable rules).
329.1 Extradition shall be governed by the rules provided for in the international treaties and conventions ratified by the Republic and currently in force.
329.2 For the crimes and offences defined under Law 18.026 of 25 September 2006 and the  Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, the extradition and surrender of suspects shall be governed, moreover, by what is established by those rules.
329.3 In the absence or insufficiency of the abovementioned instruments, the following provisions shall apply.
ARTICLE 333. –
(Nationality). The nationality of the requested individual shall not prevent the submission of the extradition request and, when applicable, the surrender.