Aviation Crimes Act 1972

Reprint as at 1 July 2013

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Aviation Crimes Act 1972

Public Act
1972 No 137
Date of assent
20 October 1972
see section 1

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.

An Act to give effect to the provisions of the Hague Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft, the Montreal Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Civil Aviation, the Montreal Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts of Violence at Airports Serving International Civil Aviation, and the Tokyo Convention on Offences and Certain Other Acts Committed on Board Aircraft, and for matters incidental thereto

Title: amended, on 1 September 1999, by section 2 of the Aviation Crimes Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 57).