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MOTOR ACCIDENT INSURANCE ACT 1994 - SECT 87RQ
Power to require name and address
87RQ Power to require name and address
(1) This section applies if an authorised person—
(a) finds a person
committing an offence against this Act or the National Injury Act ; or
finds a person in circumstances that lead the authorised person to reasonably
suspect the person has just committed an offence against this Act or the
National Injury Act ; or
(c) has information that leads the authorised person
to reasonably suspect a person has just committed an offence against this Act
or the National Injury Act .
(2) The authorised person may require the person
to state the person’s name and address.
(3) The authorised person may also
require the person to give evidence of the correctness of the stated name or
address if, in the circumstances, it would be reasonable to expect the person
(a) be in possession of evidence of the correctness of the stated name
or address; or
(b) otherwise be able to give the evidence.
(4) When making a
personal details requirement, the authorised person must give the person an
offence warning for the requirement.
(5) A requirement under this section is
"personal details requirement" .
(6) In this section—
"address" , of a person, includes the person’s residential and business
address and, for a person temporarily in Queensland, includes the place where
the person is living in Queensland.
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