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

SUPPLEMENTNo.3 26th May, 2017.
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


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,