S 263 repealed by No 2 of 2015, s 3 and Sch 2 item 26, effective 1 July 2015. S 263 formerly read:
SECTION 263 ACCESS TO BOOKS ETC.
The Commissioner, or any officer authorized by the Commissioner in that behalf, shall at all times have full and free access to all buildings, places, books, documents and other papers for any of the purposes of this Act, and for that purpose may make extracts from or copies of any such books, documents or papers.
S 263(1) amended by No 41 of 2011, s 3 and Sch 5 Pt 27, by removing gender-specific language, effective 27 June 2011.
An officer is not entitled to enter or remain on or in any building or place under this section if, on being requested by the occupier of the building or place for proof of authority, the officer does not produce an authority in writing signed by the Commissioner stating that the officer is authorized to exercise powers under this section.
S 263(2) inserted by No 62 of 1987.
The occupier of a building or place entered or proposed to be entered by the Commissioner, or by an officer, under subsection (1) shall provide the Commissioner or the officer with all reasonable facilities and assistance for the effective exercise of powers under this section.
Penalty: 30 penalty units.
Crimes Act 1914
for the current value of a penalty unit.
S 263(3) amended by No 91 of 2000 and inserted by No 62 of 1987.