Legal Profession Act 2004 No 112
Current version for 4 July 2014 to date (accessed 22 December 2014 at 15:57)

11   References to convictions for offences

(1)  A reference in this Act to a conviction includes a finding of guilt, or the acceptance of a guilty plea, whether or not a conviction is recorded.
(2)  Without limiting subsection (1), a reference in this Act to the quashing of conviction for an offence includes a reference to the quashing of:
(a)  a finding of guilt in relation to the offence, or
(b)  the acceptance of a guilty plea in relation to the offence.
(3)  However, a reference in this Act to the quashing of a conviction for an offence does not include a reference to the quashing of a conviction where:
(a)  a finding of guilt in relation to the offence, or
(b)  the acceptance of a guilty plea in relation to the offence,
remains unaffected.
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