BANKRUPTCY ACT 1966

PART XIV - OFFENCES  

SECTION 264D   PREVARICATION OR EVASION IN THE COURSE OF EXAMINATION  

264D(1)  


Where a person who is being examined before the Court, the Registrar or a magistrate under this Act is guilty of prevarication or evasion, the person commits an offence punishable upon conviction by imprisonment for a period not exceeding 6 months or a fine not exceeding 10 penalty units, or both.

264D(2)  
Nothing in this section limits the power of the Court to punish persons for contempt of court, but a person shall not be punished under this section and for contempt of court in respect of the same conduct.




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