Corporations Act 2001
(a) has the words ``Limited'' or ``No Liability'' (or an abbreviation of those words) at the end; or
(b) includes the word ``Proprietary'' (or an abbreviation of it).
S 156(1) amended by No 117 of 2001, s 3, Sch 1 [ 18] (effective 15 December 2001).
An offence based on subsection (1) is an offence of strict liability.
Note: For strict liability , see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code .
S 156(2) inserted by No 117 of 2001, s 3, Sch 1 [ 19] (effective 15 December 2001).
Subsection (1) does not apply to the extent that the person is allowed or required to carry on business in this jurisdiction under the name or title under a law of the Commonwealth or a law of a State or Territory in this jurisdiction.
Note: A defendant bears an evidential burden in relation to the matter in subsection (3), see subsection 13.3(3) of the Criminal Code .
S 156(3) inserted by No 117 of 2001, s 3, Sch 1 [ 19] (effective 15 December 2001).
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