Criminal Justice (Terrorist Offences) Act 2005

Amendment of section 55 of Act of 1994.

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35.—Section 55 of the Act of 1994 is amended by substituting the following for subsection (2):

“(2) Section 63 of this Act shall have effect as if—

( a) references in that section to drug trafficking included any conduct which is an offence under the law of a country or territory outside the State and would constitute drug trafficking had the conduct occurred in the State,

( b) references in that section to an offence of financing terrorism included any conduct which is an offence under the law of a country or territory outside the State and would constitute an offence of financing terrorism had the conduct occurred in the State or in the circumstances referred to in section 13(6) of the Act of 2005, and

( c) references in that section to an offence in respect of which a confiscation order might be made under section 9 of this Act included any conduct which is an offence under the law of a country or territory outside the State and would constitute an offence in respect of which a confiscation order might be made under section 9 of this Act had the conduct occurred in the State.”.