Section 115.4 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Recklessly Cause Serious Harm to Australian Citizen or Resident and is extracted below.
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115.4 Recklessly causing serious harm to an Australian citizen or a resident of Australia
(1) A person is guilty of an offence if:
(a) the person engages in conduct outside Australia; and
(b) the conduct causes serious harm to another person; and
(c) the other person is an Australian citizen or a resident of Australia; and
(d) the first-mentioned person is reckless as to causing serious harm to the Australian citizen or resident of Australia or any other person by the conduct.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 15 years.
(2) Absolute liability applies to paragraph (1)(c).