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Regulations as made
These regulations specify the organisation Hizballah's External Security Organisation 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 30 Apr 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-May-2021
Tabled Senate11-May-2021
To be ceased 02 May 2024
Ceased by Criminal Code Act 1995
Ceasing Comments see subsection 102.1(3) of the Criminal Code set out in the Schedule to the Criminal Code Act 1995
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Criminal Code (Terrorist Organisation—Hizballah’s External Security Organisation) Regulations 2021

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 29 April 2021

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Karen Andrews

Minister for Home Affairs

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

5............ Terrorist organisation—Hizballah’s External Security Organisation............................. 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Criminal Code (Terrorist Organisation—Hizballah’s External Security Organisation) Regulations 2018 3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Criminal Code (Terrorist Organisation—Hizballah’s External Security Organisation) Regulations 2021.

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

2 May 2021.

2 May 2021

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—Hizballah’s External Security Organisation

             (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 Hizballah’s External Security Organisation is specified.

             (2)  Hizballah’s External Security Organisation is also known by the following names:

                     (a)  External Security Organisation;

                     (b)  External Security Organization;

                     (c)  External Services Organisation;

                     (d)  External Services Organization;

                     (e)  Foreign Action Unit;

                      (f)  Hezballah ESO;

                     (g)  Hezballah International;

                     (h)  Hezbollah ESO;

                      (i)  Hezbollah International;

                      (j)  Hisbollah ESO;

                     (k)  Hisbollah International;

                      (l)  Hizballah ESO;

                    (m)  Hizballah International;

                     (n)  Hizbollah ESO;

                     (o)  Hizbollah International;

                     (p)  Hizbullah ESO;

                     (q)  Hizbullah International;

                      (r)  Islamic Jihad Organisation;

                      (s)  Revolutionary Justice Organisation;

                      (t)  Special Operations Branch;

                     (u)  Unit 910.