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Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 14 August 2017 to date (accessed 18 August 2017 at 22:34)
Part 3 Division 6 Section 41
41   Using poison etc to injure or to cause distress or pain
A person is guilty of an offence if:
(a)  the person administers to another person, or causes another person to take, any poison, intoxicating substance or other destructive or noxious thing, and
(b)  the person intends to injure, or to cause distress or pain to, the other person.
Maximum penalty: Imprisonment for 5 years.