Section 20 Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 | Aiding and Abetting Possession etc Outside NSW


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Section 20 of the Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 is Aiding and Abetting Possession etc Outside NSW and is extracted below.

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20 Aiding, abetting etc commission of offence outside New South Wales

A person who, in New South Wales, aids, abets, counsels, procures, solicits or incites the commission of an offence in any place outside New South Wales, being an offence punishable under the provisions of a law in force in that place which corresponds to a provision of this Division, is guilty of an offence and liable to the same punishment, pecuniary penalties and forfeiture as the person would be if the person had committed the first mentioned offence in New South Wales.

The penalty is a fine of 20 penalty units or imprisonment for a term of 2 years, or both.