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BUILDING UNITS AND GROUP TITLES ACT 1980 - SECT 105

Contempt of tribunal

105 Contempt of tribunal

(1) A person shall not wilfully insult or disturb a tribunal, or interrupt the proceedings of a tribunal, or by writing or speech use words which are false or defamatory of a tribunal or otherwise commit any wilful contempt of a tribunal.
Penalty—
Maximum penalty—6 2 / 3penalty units or 6 months imprisonment.
(2) A tribunal has, in relation to a contravention of subsection (1) committed in the face of the tribunal, all the powers of a Magistrates Court under the Justices Act 1886 , section 40 .



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