CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IAAB - Monitoring of compliance with control orders etc.  

Division 3 - Powers of constables in relation to persons subject to control orders  

SECTION 3ZZLA   Searching a person by consent or under a warrant  

(1)  
If a control order is in force in relation to a person, a constable may conduct an ordinary search or a frisk search of the person, and exercise the monitoring powers, for any of the following purposes:


(a) the protection of the public from a terrorist act;


(b) preventing the provision of support for, or the facilitation of, a terrorist act;


(c) preventing the provision of support for, or the facilitation of, the engagement in a hostile activity in a foreign country;


(d) determining whether the control order has been, or is being, complied with.

Note:

The monitoring powers are set out in section 3ZZLB .

(2)  
However, a constable is not authorised to conduct an ordinary search or a frisk search of the person unless:


(a) the person has consented to the search; or


(b) the search is conducted under a monitoring warrant.




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