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CRIMES ACT 1900 - SECT 93P
Special provisions relating to geographical application of this Division
93P Special provisions relating to geographical application of this Division
(1) A person commits an offence against a provision of this Division if--
the person does an act outside the State that constitutes the offence, and
(b) (apart from this section) the act would have constituted the offence had
it been done within this State, and
(c) the offence involves intending to
cause public alarm or anxiety, or economic loss, within the State.
person who commits an offence by the operation of this section may be dealt
with, and is liable to the same punishment, as if the person had committed the
offence within the State.
(3) If an offence against a provision of this
Division involves intending to cause public alarm or anxiety, or economic
loss, within the State, a geographical nexus between the State and any other
element of the offence is not required.
(4) The other provisions of this Act,
the provisions of other Acts and the common law, in so far as these are
applicable, apply to an offence to which this section applies as if it had
been committed within the State (for example, section 344A and the rules of
law relating to attempts to commit offences apply to such an offence).
This section is in addition to and does not derogate from any other basis on
which the courts of the State may exercise criminal jurisdiction.
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