Prevention of Terrorism (Denial of Bail) Act

Act 3 of 2002


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Prevention of Terrorism (Denial of Bail) Act

Act 3 of 2002

  • Commenced on 16 March 2002
  • [This is the version of this document at 30 June 2017.]

1. Short title

This Act may be cited as the Prevention of Terrorism (Denial of Bail) Act.

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3. Prescribed offences*

*EDITORIAL NOTE: The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council has, in State v. Khoyratty (2006) MR 210, declared section 5 (3A) of the Constitution and section 32 of the Dangerous Drugs Act void.For the purposes of section 5 (3A) (b) of the Constitution, the offences related to terrorism in respect of which an arrested or detained person shall not be admitted to bail under section 5 (3A) (a) of the Constitution shall be the offences under sections 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 12 and 15 of the Prevention of Terrorism Act.[S. 3 amended by s. 10 (3) of Act 37 of 2003 w.e.f. 22 November 2003.]

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History of this document

30 June 2017 this version
Consolidation
16 March 2002
Commenced