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Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 4)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2006L03473
  • No longer in force
SLI 2006 No. 276 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Criminal Code Regulations 2002 to list Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) and its aliases as a terrorist organisation in accordance with s 102.1 of the Criminal Code.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 02 Nov 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate07-Nov-2006
Tabled HR27-Nov-2006
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 4)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2006 No. 276

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Criminal Code Act 1995.

Dated 1 November 2006



By His Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 4).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Criminal Code Regulations 2002

                Schedule 1 amends the Criminal Code Regulations 2002.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           Regulation 4C


4C           Terrorist organisations — Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG)

         (1)   For paragraph (b) of the definition of terrorist organisation in subsection 102.1 (1) of the Code, the organisation known as Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) is specified.

         (2)   For subregulation (1), Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) is also known by the following names:

                (a)    Al‑Harakat Al‑Islamiyya;

               (b)    Al‑Harakat‑ul Al‑Islamiyya;

                (c)    Al‑Harakatul‑Islamia;

               (d)    Al‑Harakat Al‑Aslamiya;

                (e)    Abou Sayaf Armed Band;

                (f)    Abu Sayaff Group;

                (g)    Abou Sayyef Group;

                (h)    Mujahideen Commando Freedom Fighters.


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