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 268.112   Perverting the course of justice  

(1)  
A person commits an offence if the person, by his or her conduct, intentionally perverts the course of justice in respect of the International Criminal Court.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 5 years.

(2)  
This section does not apply to conduct that constitutes the publication of any matter.

(3)  
In this section:

perverts
includes obstructs, prevents or defeats.


This information is provided by CCH Australia Limited Link opens in new window. View the disclaimer and notice of copyright.