65M Non-compliance with seating and seatbelt instructions

(1)

Every person commits an offence who fails to comply with an instruction given by a crew member, passenger information signs, or placards to—

(a)

occupy a seat or berth; and

(b)

fasten and keep fastened about the person any installed safety belt or safety harness.

(2)

Every person who commits an offence against subsection (1) is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $2,500.

Section 65M: inserted, on 1 June 2004, by section 28 of the Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 8).

Section 65M(2): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).