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CRIMINAL CODE 1899 - SECT 101
(1) A person who—
(a) asks for or receives; or
(b) offers, or agrees, to
ask for or receive; a benefit, whether for the person or for another person,
on the understanding that the person’s election conduct will be influenced
or affected commits a misdemeanour.
(2) A person who, in order to influence or affect
the election conduct of another person (the
"affected person" ), gives a benefit to any person (whether or not the
affected person) commits a misdemeanour.
(3) In this section—
"election conduct" of a person means—
(a) the person’s voting or not
voting at an election; or
(b) the way in which the person votes at an
(c) the person’s nominating as a candidate for an election; or
(d) the person’s support of, or opposition to, a candidate at an election.
"give" includes promise and offer to give.
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