Section 45 Unlawful Gambling Act 1998 | Recovery of Money from Minors


Section 45 of the Unlawful Gambling Act 1998 (NSW) is concerned with Recovery of Money from Minors and is set out below.

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The Legislation

45 Recovery of certain money involving minors


(a) any money is stolen or misappropriated by a minor, and
(b) money is subsequently spent by the minor for the purposes of gambling,
the person from whom the money was stolen or misappropriated may, in any court of competent jurisdiction, recover the amount of the money so spent from the person to whom it was paid.