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26 May 2017

Uganda Government Gazette supplement dated 2017-05-26 number 30

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ACTS
SUPPLEMENTNo.3                                                           26th May, 2017.
                             ACTS SUPPLEMENT
            to The Uganda Gazette No. 30, Volume CX, dated 26th May, 2017.

                 Printed by UPPC, Entebbe, by Order of the Government.



Act 4              Anti — Terrorism (Amendment) Act                               2017



     THE ANTI - TERRORISM (AMENDMENT)ACT, 2017

An Act to amend the Anti - Terrorism Act, 2002, to further
amend the definitions of “terrorism” and “acts of terrorism”; to
include the revised international aspects envisaged by the
International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of
Terrorism; and for related purposes.

DATE OF ASSENT: 13th May, 2017.
Date of Commencement: 26th May, 2017.

BE IT ENACTED by Parliament as follows —

1.    Amendment of section 7 of the Anti — Terrorism Act, 2002
Section 7 of the principal Act is amended—

      (a)   by inserting immediately after subsection (1), the
            following —

            “(1a) A person commits an act of terrorism who—

                  (a)   carries out or perpetrates any act, whether
                        occurring in Uganda or elsewhere, that
                        constitutes a crime in accordance with
                        agreements, protocols and treaties described in
                        the annex to the International Convention for the
                        Suppressionof the Financing of Terrorism, 1999,
                        or


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