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Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 6 January 2017 to date (accessed 24 May 2017 at 00:39)
Part 13 Division 6 Section 253
253   Proceedings against successors to public authorities
(1)  Proceedings for an offence against this Act that were instituted against a public authority before its dissolution, or that could have been instituted against a public authority if not for its dissolution, may be continued or instituted against its successor if the successor is a public authority.
(2)  A penalty notice served on a public authority for an offence against this Act is taken to be a penalty notice served on its successor if the successor is a public authority.
(3)  Similarly, any penalty paid by a public authority in relation to an penalty notice is taken to be a penalty paid by its successor if the successor is a public authority.