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AUSTRALIAN CITIZENSHIP ACT 2007 - SECT 50

False statements or representations

             (1)  A person commits an offence if:

                     (a)  the person makes, or causes or permits to be made, a representation or statement; and

                     (b)  the person does so knowing that the representation or statement is false or misleading in a material particular; and

                     (c)  the person does so for a purpose of or in relation to this Act.

Penalty:  Imprisonment for 12 months.

             (2)  A person commits an offence if:

                     (a)  the person conceals, or causes or permits to be concealed, a material circumstance; and

                     (b)  the person does so for a purpose of or in relation to this Act.

Penalty:  Imprisonment for 12 months.



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