(1) This section applies if the holder of a paintball operator licence or permit does any of the following things:
(a) employs a prohibited person in the business authorised by the licence or permit;
(b) allows a prohibited person to act as an agent for, or participate in the management of, the business.
(2) The holder and the prohibited person are each guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: 400 penalty units or imprisonment for 2 years.
(3) It is a defence to a prosecution of the holder of the licence or permit for an offence against subsection (2) if the holder proves the holder did not know, and could not reasonably have been expected to know, the person was a prohibited person.