CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IAAB - Monitoring of compliance with control orders etc.  

Division 6 - Monitoring warrants by telephone or other electronic means  

SECTION 3ZZPB   3ZZPB   Offences relating to telephone warrants  


A person commits an offence if:


(a) the person states in a document that purports to be a form of warrant under section 3ZZPA the name of an issuing officer unless that officer issued the warrant; or


(b) the person states on a form of warrant under that section a matter that, to the person ' s knowledge, departs in a material particular from the form authorised by the issuing officer; or


(c) the person purports to execute, or present to a person, a document that purports to be a form of warrant under that section that the person knows:


(i) has not been approved by an issuing officer under that section; or

(ii) to depart in a material particular from the terms authorised by an issuing officer under that section; or


(d) the person gives to an issuing officer a form of warrant under that section that is not the form of warrant that the person purported to execute.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 2 years.




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