Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3

CHAPTER 10 - NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE  

Part 10.6 - Telecommunications Services  

Division 474 - Telecommunications offences  

Subdivision E - Offence relating to obligations of internet service providers and internet content hosts  

SECTION 474.25   474.25   Obligations of internet service providers and internet content hosts  


A person commits an offence if the person:


(a) is an internet service provider or an internet content host; and


(b) is aware that the service provided by the person can be used to access particular material that the person has reasonable grounds to believe is:


(i) child pornography material; or

(ii) child abuse material; and


(c) does not refer details of the material to the Australian Federal Police within a reasonable time after becoming aware of the existence of the material.

Penalty: 800 penalty units.




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