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Section 251 Crimes Act 1900
Inducing Acceptance of False Document

Section 251 of the Crimes Act 1900 is Inducing Acceptance of False Document and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

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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