Section 308.3 Criminal Code Act | Possessing Items for Commercial Cultivation of Controlled Plants


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Section 308.3 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth) is Possessing Items for Commercial Cultivation of Controlled Plants and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

308.3 Possessing plant material, equipment or instructions for commercial cultivation of controlled plants
A person commits an offence if:
(a) the person possesses a plant, a product of a plant, any equipment or any document containing instructions for growing a plant; and
(b) the person intends to use the plant, product, equipment or document to cultivate a controlled plant; and
(c) the person intends to sell, or believes that another person intends to sell, any of the plant so cultivated or any of its products.
Penalty: Imprisonment for 7 years or 1,400 penalty units, or both.

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