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346 Obstructing gambling inspector

(1)

Every person commits an offence who—

(a)

intentionally obstructs or attempts to obstruct a gambling inspector from entering or remaining at a place referred to in section 334(1) in the execution of his or her duty; or

(b)

refuses, without reasonable excuse, to provide any information or produce any documents that a gambling inspector has required under section 333(1); or

(c)

refuses, except on the grounds of self-incrimination, to provide the information that a gambling inspector has demanded from the person under section 334(3); or

(d)

otherwise intentionally obstructs or attempts to obstruct a gambling inspector in the execution of a power or duty.

(2)

Every person who commits an offence against subsection (1) is liable on conviction,—

(a)

in the case of an individual, to a fine not exceeding $2,000:

(b)

in the case of a holder of a class 3 operator’s licence, class 4 operator’s licence, or casino licence, to a fine not exceeding $5,000.

Compare: 1990 No 62 s 109

Section 346(2): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).