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SUMMARY OFFENCES ACT 1988 - SECT 11B
Custody of offensive implement
(1) A person shall not, without reasonable excuse (proof of which lies on the
person), have in his or her custody an offensive implement in a public place
or a school.
Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units or imprisonment for 2 years.
(2) If a person is convicted of an offence under this section, the court may,
in addition to any penalty it may impose, make an order that the
offensive implement be forfeited to the Crown, and the implement is forfeited
(3) In this section:
"offensive implement" means:
(a) anything made or adapted for use for causing
injury to a person, or
(b) anything intended, by the person having custody of
the thing, to be used to injure or menace a person or damage property.
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