Section 31A Crimes Act 1900 | Suicide and Attempt to Commit Suicide


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Sections 31A of the Crimes Act deal with Suicide and Attempt to Commit Suicide.

Suicide is no longer an offence, which means that you cannot be charged with attempting to commit suicide.

The Legislation

Section 31A of the Crimes Act 1900, which deals with Suicide and Attempt to Commit Suicide, reads as follows:

31A Suicide and Attempt to Commit Suicide

The rule of law that it is a crime for a person to commit, or to attempt to commit, suicide is abrogated.

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