331 Authority to act as gambling inspector

(1)

The Secretary must issue a warrant of appointment to every person appointed as a gambling inspector.

(2)

A warrant of appointment must—

(a)

be in the prescribed form; and

(b)

bear the photograph and signature of the holder; and

(c)

contain any other particulars that may be prescribed.

(3)

A warrant of appointment is, in the absence of evidence to the contrary, sufficient proof that the holder of the warrant may exercise the powers conferred on a gambling inspector under sections 333 to 338.

(4)

A person who ceases to be a gambling inspector must return the person’s warrant of appointment.

(5)

A person who fails to comply with subsection (4) commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $1,000.

Compare: 1977 No 84 s 134; 1990 No 62 s 82

Section 331(5): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).