Citation and commencement

1

This Order may be cited as the Terrorism Act 2000 (Proscribed Organisations) (Amendment) Order 2002 and shall come into force on the day after the day on which it is made.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 November 2002: see above.

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Proscribed organisations

2

Proscribed organisations2

The following organisations are hereby added to Schedule 2 to the Terrorism Act 2000.

Abu Sayyaf Group

Asbat Al-Ansar

Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan

Jemaah Islamiyah.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 November 2002: see art 1.

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3

3

Schedule 2 to the Terrorism Act 2000 shall be amended by adding at the end of the note to the Schedule the words:

“The entry for Jemaah Islamiyah refers to the organisation using that name that is based in south-east Asia, members of which were arrested by the Singapore authorities in December 2001 in connection with a plot to attack US and other Western targets in Singapore.”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 November 2002: see art 1.

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Signature

David Blunkett

One of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State

Home Office

31st October 2002

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order adds the organisations mentioned in article 2 to the list of proscribed organisations in Schedule 2 to the Terrorism Act 2000. Article 3 adds a note to Schedule 2 providing that the fourth organisation listed is the organisation of that name that is based in south-east Asia, members of which were arrested by the Singapore authorities in December 2001 in connection with a plot to attack US and other Western targets in Singapore.

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