The maximum penalty for the offence of “fail to provide for child cause danger of serious injury or death”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Section 9 Bond (now replaced by community correction order)
- Suspended sentence (now replaced by intensive correction order)
- Section 10 bond (now replaced by conditional release order)
- Section 10(1)(c) Bond
The average prison sentence for the offence is 0 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 0 months in prison.