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 K - Miscellaneous  

SECTION 268.121   Bringing proceedings under this Division  

(1)  
Proceedings for an offence under this Division must not be commenced without the Attorney-General ' s written consent.

(2)  
An offence against this Division may only be prosecuted in the name of the Attorney-General.

(3)  
However, a person may be arrested, charged, remanded in custody, or released on bail, in connection with an offence under this Division before the necessary consent has been given.


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