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The Anti-Terrorism Act, 2008 (Act 762) referred to in this Act as the principal enactment is amended by the insertion after section 37 of a

new section 37A


(1) The Minister shall in pursuance of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1267 (1999); the United

Nations Security Council Resolution 1373 (2001) and the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1718 (2006) and any successor resolutions related to:

(a) the detection, freezing or seizure of terrorists assets,

(b) the financing of the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and

(c) any other activity in furtherance of a terrorist act issue Instructions to accountable institutions and other related parties for the purposes of preventing and suppressing terrorism and the financing of terrorist acts.

(2) The Minister may by Executive Instrument issue the Instructions referred to in subsection (1).

(3) A person to whom Instructions are issued shall comply with the Instructions.

(4) A person who contravenes a provision of the Instructions issued under subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine of not less than two thousand five hundred penalty units and not more than five thousand penalty units or to a term of imprisonment of not less than five years and not more than ten years or to both the fine and the imprisonment."