CORPORATIONS ACT 2001
Ch 7 inserted by No 122 of 2001, s 3, Sch 1, Pt 1 (effective 11 March 2002).
As Act No 122 of 2001 repealed Ch 7 and 8 the history notes for Ch 7 use "inserted" and references to the former provisions have been removed.
Sdiv B inserted by No 7 of 2017, s 3, Sch 1 (effective 15 March 2017).
A person commits an offence if:
(a) the person is required to cause a notice to be lodged under a notice provision; and
(b) the person fails to cause the notice to be lodged in accordance with that provision.
Note: A notice must be lodged in accordance with section 922L in order to be lodged in accordance with a notice provision (see subsection (1) of the notice provision).
Penalty: 50 penalty units.
However, subsection (1) does not apply if:
(a) the person fails to cause the notice to be lodged in accordance with section 922D; and
(b) the only reason the person fails to cause the notice to be lodged in accordance with that section is because the information referred to in paragraph 922F(1)(h), (l) or (m) is not included in the notice; and
(c) subsection 922F(3) provides that the notice does not need to include that information.
Note: A defendant bears an evidential burden in relation to the matter in subsection (2) (see subsection 13.3(3) of the Criminal Code).
Subsection 4K(2) of the Crimes Act 1914 does not apply to subsection (1) of this section.
Note: A person may commit an offence if the person knowingly gives false or misleading information (see section 1308 of this Act and section 137.1 of the Criminal Code).
S 922M inserted by No 7 of 2017, s 3, Sch 1 (effective 15 March 2017).