Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3

CHAPTER 2 - GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF CRIMINAL RESPONSIBILITY  

Part 2.2 - The elements of an offence  

Division 4 - Physical elements  

SECTION 4.1   Physical elements  

(1)  
A physical element of an offence may be:


(a) conduct; or


(b) a result of conduct; or


(c) a circumstance in which conduct, or a result of conduct, occurs.

(2)  
In this Code:

conduct
means an act, an omission to perform an act or a state of affairs.

engage in conduct
means:


(a) do an act; or


(b) omit to perform an act.




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