Section 268.108 Criminal Code Act | Preventing Witnesses of International Criminal Court


Section 268.108 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Preventing Witnesses of International Criminal Court and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

268.108 Preventing witnesses or interpreters

(1) A person commits an offence if the person, by his or her conduct, intentionally prevents another person from attending as a witness or interpreter at a proceeding before the International Criminal Court.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 5 years.

(2) This section does not apply to conduct that constitutes an offence against section 268.105, 268.106, 268.107, 268.109 or 268.110.