Section 112D Customs Act 1901 | Failure to Comply with Direction


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The Legislation

Section 112D of the Customs Act 1901 (Cth) deals with Failure to Comply with Direction and is extracted below.

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112D Compliance with a direction given under section 112C

(1) A person commits an offence if:

(a) the person is given a direction under section 112C; and
(b) the person intentionally refuses or fails to comply with the direction.

Penalty: 120 penalty units.

(2) A person commits an offence if:

(a) the person is given a direction under section 112C; and
(b) the person refuses or fails to comply with the direction.

Penalty: 50 penalty units.

(3) An offence against subsection (2) is an offence of strict liability.

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