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Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 6)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2008L03610
  • No longer in force
SLI 2008 No. 220 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Criminal Code Regulations 2002 to specify Jamiat ul-Ansar (JuA) as a terrorist organisation for the purpose of paragraph (b) of the definition of terrorist organisation in section 102.1 of the Criminal Code.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 31 Oct 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Nov-2008
Tabled Senate10-Nov-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Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013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. 6)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 220

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, 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 31 October 2008



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 6).

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 4D


4D           Terrorist organisation — Jamiat ul‑Ansar (JuA)

         (1)   For paragraph (b) of the definition of terrorist organisation in subsection 102.1 (1) of the Code, the organisation known as Jamiat ul‑Ansar (JuA) is specified.

         (2)   For subregulation (1), Jamiat ul‑Ansar (JuA) is also known by the following names:

                (a)    Al‑Faran;

               (b)    Al‑Hadid;

                (c)    Al‑Hadith;

               (d)    Harakat Mujahideen (HM);

                (e)    Harakat‑ul‑Ansar (HuA);

                (f)    Harakat ul‑Mujaheddin;

                (g)    Harakat ul‑Mujahedeen;

                (h)    Harakat ul‑Mujahedin;

                 (i)    Harakat ul‑Mujahideen (HuM);

                (j)    Harakat ul‑Mujahidin;

               (k)    Harkat ul‑Ansar;

                 (l)    Harkat ul‑Mujahideen;

               (m)    Islamic Freedom Fighters Group;

                (n)    Islamic Freedom Fighters Movement;

               (o)    Movement of Holy Warriors.


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