Crimes Amendment Act 2015

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17 Section 256 amended (Forgery)

After section 256(4), insert:

(5)

Every person is liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 years who, without reasonable excuse, sells, transfers, or otherwise makes available any false document knowing it to be false and to have been made with the intention that it be used or acted on (in New Zealand or elsewhere) as genuine.