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CRIMINAL CODE 1899 - SECT 364A
Leaving a child under 12 unattended
364A Leaving a child under 12 unattended
(1) A person who, having the lawful care or charge of a child under 12 years,
leaves the child for an unreasonable time without making reasonable provision
for the supervision and care of the child during that time commits a
Maximum penalty—3 years imprisonment.
Whether the time is unreasonable depends on all the relevant circumstances.
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