Crimes Amendment Act (No 2) 2003

4 Attorney-General's consent required where jurisdiction claimed under section 7A
  • (1) Section 7B(1) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words or section 257A, and substituting the words section 257A, section 298A, or section 298B.

    (2) Section 7B of the principal Act is amended by adding the following subsection:

    • (3) Proceedings for an offence against this Act committed in the course of carrying out a terrorist act (as defined in section 5(1) of the Terrorism Suppression Act 2002) cannot be brought in a New Zealand court against a person without the Attorney-General's consent, if jurisdiction over the person is claimed solely by virtue of section 7A.