Crimes Amendment Act (No 3) 2011

5  Meeting young person under 16 following sexual grooming, etc
  • (1) The heading to section 131B is amended by omitting under 16.

    (2) Section 131B is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (1):

    • (1A) A reference in this section to a young person under the age of 16 years or the young person includes a reference to a constable who pretends to be a young person under the age of 16 years (the fictitious young person) if the offender, when taking any of the actions described in subsection (1), believed that the fictitious young person was a young person under the age of 16 years.