Crimes Amendment Act 2015

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10 Section 228 amended (Dishonestly taking or using document)

In section 228, insert as subsection (2):

(2)

Every person is liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 years who, without reasonable excuse, sells, transfers, or otherwise makes available any document knowing that—

(a)

the document was, dishonestly and without claim of right, taken, obtained, or used; and

(b)

the document was dealt with in the manner specified in paragraph (a) with intent to obtain any property, service, pecuniary advantage, or valuable consideration.