The IBAC must not for the purposes of conducting a preliminary inquiry—
(a) make an application for the issue of a surveillance device warrant under section 15 of the Surveillance Devices Act 1999 ; or
(b) authorise or conduct a controlled operation under the Crimes (Controlled Operations) Act 2004 .
Division 4—Carrying out investigations
S. 60 inserted by No. 13/2012 s. 9 (as amended by No. 82/2012 s. 148(3)), amended by Nos 28/2012 s. 15, 82/2012 s. 9(1)(2).