About this inquiry

Section 102.1 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 provides that the Committee may review a regulation which lists an organisation as a terrorist organisation and report its comments and recommendations to each House of the Parliament before the end of the applicable 15 sitting day disallowance period.

Past Public Hearings

31 Jul 2019: Canberra, ACT


Review of the listing and re-listing of six organisations as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code

August 2019

© Commonwealth of Australia 2019
ISBN: 978-1-76092-024-1

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Membership of the Committee

Terms of reference


Overall conclusion

1. Introduction

  Terrorist listings under the Criminal Code
  New listing and five re-listings
  Process for listing terrorist organisations
  Conduct of the inquiry
  Report structure

2. Newly listed terrorist organisation

  Committee comment

3. Re-listed terrorist organisations

  Abu Sayyaf Group
  Al-Qa’ida in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb
  Jabhat Fatah al-Sham
  Jemaah Islamiyah
  Jamiat ul-Ansar
  Committee comment

A. List of submissions

B. List of witnesses appearing at public hearings

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2360
Fax: +61 2 6277 4424