|This Bill contains two reforms in relation to criminal property. Firstly, it extends the law in The Criminal Code to better deal with money and property laundering crimes. Secondly, it amends the Sentencing Act 1995 so that offenders whose assets have been confiscated do not receive lighter penalties due to the fact that their assets have been confiscated.
|Assented to 10/07/2004
Royal Assent given 7 Oct 2004 as Act No. 26 of 2004. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
|Previous Versions of this Bill