Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3

CHAPTER 8 - OFFENCES AGAINST HUMANITY AND RELATED OFFENCES  

Division 271 - Trafficking in persons  

Subdivision A - Definitions  

SECTION 271.1   271.1   Definitions  
In this Division:

coercion
has the same meaning as in Division 270 (see section 270.1A ).

confiscate
, in relation to a person ' s travel or identity document, means to take possession of the document, whether permanently or otherwise, to the exclusion of the person, or to destroy the document.

constitutional corporation
means a corporation to which paragraph 51(xx) of the Constitution applies.

deceive
means mislead as to fact (including the intention of any person) or as to law, by words or other conduct.

Note:

Deception has a corresponding meaning (see section 18A of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 ).

exploitation
has the meaning given by section 271.1A .

threat
has the same meaning as in Division 270 (see section 270.1A ).


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