Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3

CHAPTER 8 - OFFENCES AGAINST HUMANITY AND RELATED OFFENCES  

Division 268 - Genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and crimes against the administration of the justice of the International Criminal Court  

Subdivision J - Crimes against the administration of the justice of the International Criminal Court  

SECTION 268.104   Destroying or concealing evidence  

(1)  
A person commits an offence if the person destroys or conceals evidence with the intention of:


(a) influencing a decision on the institution of a proceeding before the International Criminal Court; or


(b) influencing the outcome of such a proceeding.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 7 years.

(2)  
For the purposes of this section, destroying evidence includes making the evidence illegible, indecipherable or otherwise incapable of being identified.




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