Criminal Justice (Safety of United Nations Workers) Act, 2000

Related offences.

4.—(1) Where a person in or outside the State contravenes subsection (2), he or she shall be guilty of an offence.

(2) A person contravenes this subsection if, in order to compel a person to do or to refrain from doing any act, he or she—

(a) makes a threat to commit an act which is an offence under section 2 or 3, and

(b) intends that the person to whom he or she makes the threat shall fear that it will be carried out.

(3) A person guilty of an offence under this section shall be liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 10 years.