SUPERANNUATION INDUSTRY (SUPERVISION) ACT 1993

PART 22 - INFRINGEMENT NOTICES  

Division 2 - Infringement notices  

SECTION 224D   EFFECT OF PAYMENT OF AMOUNT  

224D(1)  
If the person to whom an infringement notice for an alleged contravention of a provision is given pays the amount stated in the notice before the end of the period referred to in paragraph 224A(1)(h) :


(a) any liability of the person for the alleged contravention is discharged; and


(b) if the provision is a civil penalty provision and does not also constitute an offence provision - proceedings seeking a civil penalty order may not be brought in relation to the alleged contravention; and


(c) if the provision is a civil penalty provision that can also constitute an offence provision - proceedings seeking a civil penalty order may not be brought, and the person may not be prosecuted in a court, in relation to the alleged contravention; and


(d) if the provision is an offence provision - the person may not be prosecuted in a court for the alleged contravention; and


(e) the person is not regarded as having admitted guilt or liability for the alleged contravention; and


(f) if the provision is an offence provision - the person is not regarded as having been convicted of the alleged offence.

224D(2)  
Subsection (1) does not apply if the notice has been withdrawn.




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