Section 13A-10-151

Definitions.

The following terms shall have the following meanings:

(1) ACT OF TERRORISM. An act or acts constituting a specified offense as defined in subdivision (4) for which a person may be convicted in the criminal courts of this state, or an act or acts constituting an offense in any other jurisdiction within or outside the territorial boundaries of the United States which contains all of the essential elements of a specified offense, that is intended to do the following:

a. Intimidate or coerce a civilian population.

b. Influence the policy of a unit of government by intimidation or coercion.

c. Affect the conduct of a unit of government by murder, assassination, or kidnapping.

(2) MATERIAL SUPPORT OR RESOURCES. Currency or other financial securities, financial services, lodging, training, safehouses, false documentation or identification, communications equipment, facilities, weapons, lethal substances, explosives, personnel, transportation, and other physical assets, except medicine or religious materials.

(3) RENDERS CRIMINAL ASSISTANCE. Shall have the same meaning as in Section 13A-10-42.

(4) SPECIFIED OFFENSE. A Class A felony, manslaughter, kidnapping in the second degree, assault in the first or second degree, stalking, intimidating a witness, criminal tampering, endangering the food supply, endangering the water supply or any attempt or conspiracy to commit any of these offenses.

(Act 2002-431, p. 1126, §2; Act 2006-508, p. 1151, §3.)