93IG Special provisions relating to territorial application
of this Part
(1) A person commits an offence against a provision of this Part
(a) the person does an act outside the State that constitutes the
(b) (apart from this section) the act would have constituted the
offence had it been done within this State, and
(c) the offence involves intending to cause public alarm or anxiety,
or economic loss, within the State.
(2) A person who commits an offence by the operation of this section
may be dealt with, and is liable to the same punishment, as if the person had
committed the offence within the State.
(3) If an offence against a provision of this Part involves intending
to cause public alarm or anxiety, or economic loss, within the State, a
territorial nexus between the State and any other element of the offence is
(4) The other provisions of this Act, the provisions of other Acts and
the common law, in so far as these are applicable, apply to an offence to
which this section applies as if it had been committed within the State (for
example, section 344A and the rules of law relating to attempts to commit
offences apply to such an offence).
(5) This section is in addition to and does not derogate from any
other basis on which the courts of the State may exercise criminal