Section 251 of the Crimes Act 1900 is Inducing Acceptance of False Document and is extracted below.
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Section 251 of the Crimes Act 1900 deals with the offence of ‘Inducing Acceptance of False Document’ and reads as follows:
251 Inducing Acceptance of False Document
(1) In this Part, a reference to inducing a person to accept a false document as genuine includes a reference to causing a machine to respond to the document as if it were a genuine document.
(2) If it is necessary for the purposes of this Part to prove an intent to induce some person to accept a false document as genuine, it is not necessary to prove that the accused intended so to induce a particular person.
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