Section 268.23 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Crimes Against Humanity Inhumane Act and is extracted below.
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268.23 Crime against humanity—other inhumane act
A person (the perpetrator) commits an offence if:
(a) the perpetrator causes great suffering, or serious injury to body or to mental or physical health, by means of an inhumane act; and
(b) the act is of a character similar to another proscribed inhumane act as defined by the Dictionary; and
(c) the perpetrator’s conduct is committed intentionally or knowingly as part of a widespread or systematic attack directed against a civilian population.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 25 years.
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