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Section 193H Crimes Act 1900
Corrupting Betting Outcome of Event

Section 193H of the Crimes Act 1900 is Corrupting Betting Outcome of Event and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

Section 193H of the Crimes Act 1900 deals with the offence of ‘Corrupting Betting Outcome of Event’ and reads as follows:

193H Corrupting Betting Outcome of Event

(1) For the purposes of this Part, conduct

“corrupts a betting outcome of an event” if the conduct:

(a) affects or, if engaged in, would be likely to affect the outcome of any type of betting on the event, and

(b) is contrary to the standards of integrity that a reasonable person would expect of persons in a position to affect the outcome of any type of betting on the event.

(2) For the purposes of this Part, an

“agreement about conduct that corrupts a betting outcome of an event” is an agreement between 2 or more persons under which one or more of those persons agree to engage in conduct that corrupts a betting outcome of an event.

(3) In this Part:

“agreement” includes an arrangement.

“conduct” means an act or an omission to perform an act.

“engage in conduct” means:

(a) do an act, or

(b) omit to perform an act.

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