S 15D repealed by No 24 of 2001, s 3 and
Sch 51, effective 15 December 2001. S 15D formerly read:
Burden of proof of lawful authority
Where under any law of the Commonwealth any
act, if done without lawful authority, or without lawful authority or excuse,
or without permission, is an offence against that law, the burden of proving
that the act was done with lawful authority, or with lawful authority or excuse,
or with permission (as the case may be), shall be on the person accused.