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Offence to fail to comply with conditions etc.

S. 48(1) amended by No. 23/2013 s. 66.

    (1)     An accredited rail transport operator must comply with any condition or restriction imposed on the accreditation that the operator has been given notice of.

Penalty:     In the case of a natural person, $150 000;

In the case of a body corporate, $1 500 000.

S. 48(2) amended by No. 23/2013 s. 66(1).

    (2)     An accredited rail transport operator must comply with the condition of accreditation set out in section 46(5).

Penalty:     2000 penalty units.

S. 48(3) amended by No. 23/2013 s. 66(1).

    (3)     In any proceedings for an offence under subsection (2) against an accredited rail transport operator, the fact that a rail safety worker has been found guilty of an offence against section 76(1)(a) or (b) while carrying out rail safety work for that operator is admissible in evidence.

    (4)     An offence against subsection (1) is an indictable offence.

Note to s. 48(4) amended by No. 68/2009 s. 97(Sch. item 101.10).


However, the offence may be heard and determined summarily (see section 28 of the Criminal Procedure Act   2009 ).

Division 3—Risk management requirements for   accreditation

S. 49 repealed by No. 23/2013 s. 67.

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S. 50 substituted by No. 23/2013 s. 68.

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