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

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