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Section 61H Crimes Act 1900
Definitions

Section 61H of the Crimes Act 1900 display definitions and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

Section 61H of the Crimes Act 1900 deals with Definitions and reads as follows:

61H Definitions

(1) In this Division:

“cognitive impairment” –see section 61HD.

“sexual act” –see section 61HC.

“sexual intercourse” –see section 61HA.

“sexual touching” –see section 61HB.

(2) For the purposes of this Division, a person is under the authority of another person if the person is in the care, or under the supervision or authority, of the other person.

(3) For the purposes of this Act, a person who incites another person to carry out sexual touching or a sexual act, as referred to in a provision of Subdivision 3, 4, 6, 7 or 11, is taken to commit an offence on the other person.

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