5A—Meaning of terror suspect
(1) Subject to this
section, a person is a "terror suspect" for the purposes of this Act if the
or has previously been, charged with a terrorist offence; or
ever been convicted of a terrorist offence; or
the subject of a terrorism notification; or
or has previously been, the subject of a control order under Part 5.3 of
the Commonwealth Criminal Code.
(2) For the purposes
of subsection (1)(a), a person is only taken to have been charged with an
offence if an information or other initiating process charging the person with
the offence has been filed in a court.
(3) A person is not a
terror suspect for the purposes of this Act if the person is a terrorist
offender within the meaning of subsection 105A.3(1) of the
Commonwealth Criminal Code.