Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3


Part 9.1 - Serious drug offences  

Division 309 - Drug offences involving children  

SECTION 309.4   Supplying controlled drugs to children for trafficking  

A person commits an offence if:

(a) the person supplies a substance to an individual; and

(b) the individual is a child; and

(c) the substance is a controlled drug; and

(d) the person supplies the controlled drug believing that the child intends to sell any of it.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 25 years or 5,000 penalty units, or both.

Strict liability applies to paragraph (1)(b).

The fault element for paragraph (1)(c) is recklessness.

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