Section 48 of the Crimes Act is the offence of Causing Explosives to be Placed in or Near Building, Conveyance or Public Place and is extracted below.
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Section 48 of the Crimes Act 1900, which deals with Causing Explosives to be Placed in or Near Building, Conveyance or Public Place, reads as follows:
48 Causing Explosives to be Placed in or Near Building, Conveyance or Public Place
(1) A person who causes an explosive to be placed in or near:
(a) a building, or
(b) a vehicle, vessel, train or other conveyance, or
(c) a public place,
with the intention of causing bodily harm to any person, is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: Imprisonment for 14 years.
(2) A person commits an offence under this section whether or not:
(a) any explosion occurs, or
(b) any bodily harm is caused.
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