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Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 23 June 2020 to date (accessed 5 August 2020 at 09:52)
51A Predatory driving
(1) The driver of a vehicle who, while in pursuit of or travelling near another vehicle—(a) engages in a course of conduct that causes or threatens an impact involving the other vehicle, andis guilty of an offence and liable to imprisonment for 5 years.(b) intends by that course of conduct to cause a person in the other vehicle actual bodily harm,(2) This section does not take away the liability of any person to be prosecuted for or found guilty of an offence under this Act or of any other offence, or affect the punishment that may be imposed for any such offence. However, a person who—(a) has been convicted or acquitted of an offence under this section cannot be prosecuted for any other offence under this Act on the same, or substantially the same, facts, or(b) has been convicted or acquitted of any other offence under this Act cannot be prosecuted for an offence under this section on the same, or substantially the same, facts.(3) In this section—impact involving a vehicle includes—(a) an impact with any other vehicle or with a person or object, or(b) the vehicle overturning or leaving a road.vehicle has the same meaning it has in section 52A.