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DRUGS, POISONS AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT 1981 - SECT 71AB

Trafficking in a drug of dependence to a child

S. 71AB(1) amended by No. 20/2016 s. 121.

    (1)     Subject to subsection (2), a person who, without being authorized by or licensed under this Act or the regulations or the Access to Medicinal Cannabis Act 2016 or the regulations under that Act to do so, trafficks or attempts to traffick in a drug of dependence to a child is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to level 3 imprisonment (20 years maximum).

S. 71AB(2) inserted by No. 2/2016 s. 5(2), amended by No. 20/2016 s. 121.

    (2)     A person who, without being authorised by or licensed under this Act or the regulations or the Access to Medicinal Cannabis Act 2016 or the regulations under that Act to do so, trafficks or attempts to traffick in a drug of dependence to a child at a school or in a public place within 500 metres of a school is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to level 2 imprisonment (25 years maximum).

S. 71AC inserted by No. 61/2001 s. 5, amended by No. 2/2016 s. 6(1)(2) (ILA s. 39B(1)).



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