SUPERANNUATION INDUSTRY (SUPERVISION) ACT 1993

PART 25A - TAX FILE NUMBERS  

Division 5 - General  

SECTION 299Y   TRUSTEE OF FORMER REGULATED EXEMPT PUBLIC SECTOR SUPERANNUATION SCHEME TO DESTROY RECORDS OF TAX FILE NUMBERS  

299Y(1)  


If an exempt public sector superannuation scheme ceases to be a regulated exempt public sector superannuation scheme and does not become an eligible superannuation entity, each trustee of the scheme must ensure that, as soon as is reasonably practicable, all records of tax file numbers of beneficiaries, or of applicants to become beneficiaries, of the scheme that are kept by the trustee are destroyed.

299Y(2)  


A trustee commits an offence if the trustee contravenes subsection (1).

Penalty: 100 penalty units.

299Y(3)  


A trustee commits an offence if the trustee contravenes subsection (1). This is an offence of strict liability.

Penalty: 50 penalty units.

Note 1:

Chapter 2 of the Criminal Code sets out the general principles of criminal responsibility.

Note 2:

For strict liability , see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code .




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