Proceeds of Crime Act 2002
Despite section 66 , if property specified in a *forfeiture order is property located outside *Australia: (a) that property vests in equity in the Commonwealth; and (b) that property only vests in the Commonwealth at law to the extent permitted under the law in force in the place where that property is located; and (c) the *responsible authority has power, on behalf of the Commonwealth, to do anything necessary or convenient to:
(i) give notice of, or otherwise protect, the Commonwealth ' s equitable interest in that property; or
(ii) arrange for the enforcement of, or give effect to, the forfeiture order.
The following is an example of action by the responsible authority under subparagraph (1)(c)(ii): arranging for a request under section 32 of the *Mutual Assistance Act in relation to the enforcement of the forfeiture order.68A(2)
Any action by the *responsible authority under subparagraph (1)(c)(i) is not a dealing for the purposes of subsection 69(1) . 68A(3)
Despite section 66 and subsection (1) of this section, if: (a) property specified in a *forfeiture order is property located outside *Australia; and (b) under the law in force in the place where that property is located, that property vests in a person;
that property vests in that person under that law.68A(4)
Subsection (3) does not affect any equitable interest vested in the Commonwealth by paragraph (1)(a).