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WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY (NATIONAL UNIFORM LEGISLATION) ACT - SECT 107

Prohibition of requesting, instructing, inducing, encouraging, authorising or assisting discriminatory conduct

    (1)     A person commits an offence if:

        (a)     the person intentionally requests, instructs, induces, encourages, authorises or assist another person to engage in conduct; and

        (b)     the conduct is discriminatory conduct; and

        (c)     engaging in the conduct contravenes, or would contravene, section 104.

Maximum penalty:

        (a)     in the case of an individual – $100 000; or

        (b)     in the case of a body corporate – $500 000.

    (2)     Section 12B does not apply to the physical element referred to in subsection (1)(a).

Note for section 107

Civil proceedings may be brought under Division 3 of this Part if a person requested, instructed, induced, encouraged, authorised or assisted another person to engage in discriminatory conduct for a prohibited reason.



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