Criminal Code Act 1995
Section 3CHAPTER 4 - THE INTEGRITY AND SECURITY OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY AND FOREIGN GOVERNMENTS Division 71 - Offences against United Nations and associated personnel SECTION 71.5 Recklessly causing serious harm to a UN or associated person (1)
A person commits an offence if:
(a) the person ' s conduct causes serious harm to another person; and
(b) that other person is a UN or associated person; and
(c) the UN or associated person is engaged in a UN operation that is not a UN enforcement action; and
(d) the first-mentioned person is reckless as to causing serious harm to the UN or associated person or any other person by the conduct.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 15 years.
Penalty (aggravated offence): Imprisonment for 19 years.
Section 71.23 defines UN enforcement action , UN operation and UN or associated person .
Section 71.13 defines aggravated offence .
Strict liability applies to paragraphs (1)(b) and (c).