Section 135.1(7) of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Dishonestly Influencing a Commonwealth Public Official and is extracted below.
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Influencing a Commonwealth public official
(7) A person is guilty of an offence if:
(a) the person does anything with the intention of dishonestly influencing a public official in the exercise of the official’s duties as a public official; and
(b) the public official is a Commonwealth public official; and
(c) the duties are duties as a Commonwealth public official.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 5 years.
(8) In a prosecution for an offence against subsection (7), it is not necessary to prove that the defendant knew:
(a) that the official was a Commonwealth public official; or
(b) that the duties were duties as a Commonwealth public official.