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Regulations as made
These regulations specify Al-Qa'ida for the purposes of paragraph (b) of the definition of ‘terrorist organisation’ in subsection 102.1(1) of the Criminal Code.
Administered by: Attorney-General's; Home Affairs
Registered 09 Apr 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-Jul-2019
Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019
To be ceased 10 Apr 2022
Ceased by Criminal Code Act 1995
Ceasing Comments see subsection 102.1(3) of the Criminal Code set out in the Schedule of the Criminal Code Act 1995
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Criminal Code (Terrorist Organisation—Al‑Qa’ida) Regulations 2019

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 04 April 2019

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Peter Dutton

Minister for Home Affairs

 

 

 

 

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Terrorist organisation—Al‑Qa’ida................................................................................ 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Criminal Code (Terrorist Organisation—Al‑Qa’ida) Regulation 2016                                     3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Criminal Code (Terrorist Organisation—Al-Qa’ida) Regulations 2019.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

10 April 2019

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Criminal Code Act 1995.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

5  Terrorist organisation—Al‑Qa’ida

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

             (2)  Al‑Qa’ida is also known by the following names:

                     (a)  Al‑Jihad al‑Qaeda;

                     (b)  Al Qaeda;

                     (c)  Al‑Qaeda;

                     (d)  Al‑Qaida;

                     (e)  AQ;

                      (f)  The Base;

                     (g)  The Group for the Preservation of the Holy Sites;

                     (h)  International Front for Fighting Jews and Crusaders;

                      (i)  Islamic Army;

                      (j)  The Islamic Army for the Liberation of Holy Places;

                     (k)  Islamic Army for the Liberation of Holy Sites;

                      (l)  Islamic Salvation Foundation;

                    (m)  The Jihad Group;

                     (n)  New Jihad;

                     (o)  Usama Bin Laden Network;

                     (p)  Usama Bin Laden Organisation;

                     (q)  The World Islamic Front for Jihad against Jews and Crusaders.