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Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 3)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2008L02844
  • No longer in force
SLI 2008 No. 162 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2002 to specify Al-Qa'ida in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) as a terrorist organisation for the purpose of paragraph (b) of the definition of terrorist organisation under section 102.1 of the Criminal Code Act 1995.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 08 Aug 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Aug-2008
Tabled Senate26-Aug-2008
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 3)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 162

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 7 August 2008

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

ROBERT McCLELLAND


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 3).

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 4F

substitute

4F           Terrorist organisations — Al‑Qa’ida in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM)

         (1)   For paragraph (b) of the definition of terrorist organisation in subsection 102.1 (1) of the Code, the organisation known as Al‑Qa’ida in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) is specified.

         (2)   For subregulation (1), Al‑Qa’ida in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) is also known by the following names:

                (a)    Al‑Qa’ida in the Islamic Maghreb;

               (b)    Al‑Qa’ida Organisation in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb;

                (c)    Le Groupe Salafiste Pour La Predication et le Combat;

               (d)    Salafist Group for Call and Combat (GSPC);

                (e)    Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat;

                (f)    Tanzim al‑Qa’ida fi bilad al‑Maghreb al‑Islamiya.


Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.frli.gov.au.