(b) the proprietary company does not have a secretary when it contravenes that provision.
Note 1: See section 204A for the circumstances in which a company must have a secretary.
Note 2: This subsection is a civil penalty provision (see section 1317E).
Defence of reasonable steps
A person does not contravene subsection (1) or (2) in relation to a company's contravention of a corporate responsibility provision if the person shows that he or she took reasonable steps to ensure that the company complied with the provision.