Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 No 52
Current version for 1 December 2014 to date (accessed 29 January 2015 at 15:18)
Part 6Division 2Section 118

118   Offence of improperly influencing decision on access application

A person (the offender) who influences the making of a decision by an officer of an agency for the purpose of causing the officer to make a reviewable decision that the offender knows is not the decision permitted or required to be made by this Act is guilty of an offence.

Maximum penalty: 100 penalty units.

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