S 85P repealed by No 137 of 2000, s 3 and
Sch 2 item 156, effective 24 May 2001. For transitional provisions see note
under s 85J. S 85P formerly read:
Stealing postal messages etc.
person shall not:
fraudulently or with
intent to prevent the due sending, carriage, delivery or receipt of a postal
message, take a postal message from the possession of an employee of Australia
a postal message from any place or vehicle in use by Australia Post; or
steal, or fraudulently conceal, misappropriate
or destroy, a postal message.
person shall not receive a postal message knowing it to have been stolen,
or fraudulently taken, concealed or misappropriated.