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Criminal Proceeds Confiscation Act 2002 - SECT 200

200 Application for special forfeiture order 200 Application for special forfeiture order
(1) This section applies if—
(a) a person (the prescribed respondent) has been convicted of a confiscation offence; and
(b) the prescribed respondent, or someone else for the prescribed respondent, has derived, is deriving, or is to derive, benefits (benefits) from a contract entered on or after 12 May 1989 (relevant contract) about either of the following—
(i) a depiction of the confiscation offence or alleged confiscation offence in a movie, book, newspaper, magazine, radio, or television production, or in any other electronic form, or live or recorded entertainment of any kind;
(ii) an expression of the prescribed respondent's thoughts, opinions or emotions about the confiscation offence.
(2) The State may apply to the Supreme Court at any time for an order (special forfeiture order) that the prescribed respondent pay to the State an amount equal to all or part of the prescribed respondent's benefits under the relevant contract.
(3) This section applies to a contract made before or after the prescribed respondent's conviction, whether in Queensland or elsewhere, including outside Australia.


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