International Crimes and International Criminal Court Act 2000

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Jurisdiction to try offences against administration of justice

14 Jurisdiction in respect of offences against administration of justice

Proceedings may be brought for an offence against any of sections 15 to 21 if—

(a)

the act or omission constituting the offence charged is alleged to have occurred in New Zealand or on board a ship or aircraft that is registered in New Zealand; or

(b)

the person charged is a New Zealand citizen.

Compare: 1989 No 106 s 4; Statute art 70(4)(a)