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THERAPEUTIC GOODS ACT 1989 - SECT 42YKD

Effect of payment of amount

             (1)  If the person to whom an infringement notice for an alleged contravention of a provision is given pays the amount stated in the notice before the end of the period referred to in paragraph 42YKA(1)(h):

                     (a)  any liability of the person for the alleged contravention is discharged; and

                     (b)  if the provision is an offence of strict liability--the person may not be prosecuted in a court for the alleged contravention; and

                     (c)  if the provision is a civil penalty provision--proceedings seeking an order under subsection 42Y(2) may not be brought in relation to the alleged contravention; and

                     (d)  the person is not regarded as having admitted guilt or liability for the alleged contravention; and

                     (e)  if the provision is an offence of strict liability--the person is not regarded as having been convicted of the alleged offence.

             (2)  Subsection (1) does not apply if the notice has been withdrawn.



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