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Prohibition of Mercenary Activities and Regulation of Certain Activities in Country of Armed Conflict Act, No. 27 of 2006

Long title

To prohibit mercenary activity; to regulate the provision of assistance or service of a military or military-related nature in a country of armed conflict; to regulate the enlistment of South African citizens or permanent residents in other armed forces; to regulate the provision of humanitarian aid in a country of armed conflict; to provide for extra-territorial jurisdiction for the courts of the Republic with regard to certain offences; to provide for offences and penalties; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE

PREAMBLE
1. Definitions and interpretation
2. Prohibition of mercenary activity
3. Prohibition and regulation of certain assistance or rendering of services in country of armed conflict or regulated country
4. Prohibition and regulation of enlistment of South Africans in armed forces
5. Prohibition and regulation of humanitarian assistance in country of armed conflict
6. Proclamation of regulated country
7. Application for authorisation
8. Register of declarations, authorisations and exemptions
9. Criteria for authorisation or exemption
10. Offences and penalties
11. Extra-territorial jurisdiction
12. Regulations
13. Exemptions
14. Amendment and repeal of laws
15. Transitional provisions
16. Short title and commencement
Sch. SCHEDULE. AMENDMENT OF SCHEDULE 2 TO CRIMINAL LAW AMENDMENT ACT, 1997 (ACT NO. 105 OF 1997) (SECTION 14)
 
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