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Penal Code, 1974
Bundesgesetz vom 23. Jänner 1974 über die mit gerichtlicher Strafe bedrohten Handlungen (Strafgesetzbuch - StGB)

Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich Jg. 1974, 21. Stück, Nr. 60, 29. Jänner 1974, p. 641-692, (last accessed on 24.04.2012)  

Article 321 of the Austrian Penal Code provides for the repression of the crime of genocide.

Article 64(6) states that the criminal laws of Austria are also applicable to offences committed in a foreign country (irrespective of the law of that country) when Austria is under an obligation to prosecute such an offence.

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