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Section 71.11 Criminal Code Act
Intentionally Damage UN or Associated Person’s Property

Section 71.11 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Intentionally Damage UN or Associated Person’s Property and is extracted below.

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71.11  Intentionally causing damage to UN or associated person’s property etc.

(1)  A person is guilty of an offence if:

(a)  the person’s conduct causes damage to official premises, private accommodation or a means of transportation (the property); and

(b)  the property is occupied or used by a UN or associated person; and

(c)  the conduct gives rise to a danger of serious harm to a person; and

(d)  that person is the UN or associated person referred to in paragraph (b); and

(e)  the UN or associated person is engaged in a UN operation that is not a UN enforcement action; and

(f)  the first-mentioned person intends to cause the damage to the property; and

(g)  the first-mentioned person is reckless as to the danger to the person referred to in paragraph (c).

Maximum penalty: Imprisonment for 10 years.

Note:          Section 71.23 defines UN enforcement action, UN operation and UN or associated person.

(2)  Strict liability applies to paragraphs (1)(b), (d) and (e).

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