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Contents (1900 - 40)
Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 25 September 2017 to date (accessed 20 October 2017 at 00:02)
Part 3A Division 2 Section 93FA
93FA   Possession, supply or making of explosives
(1)  A person who possesses an explosive in a public place is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: Imprisonment for 5 years.
(2)  A person who possesses, supplies or makes an explosive, under circumstances that give rise to a reasonable suspicion that the person did not possess, supply or make the explosive for a lawful purpose, is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: Imprisonment for 3 years or 50 penalty units, or both.
(3)    (Repealed)
(4)  A person is not guilty of an offence against subsection (1) or (2) for possessing or making an explosive if the person satisfies the court that he or she had a reasonable excuse for doing so or did so for a lawful purpose.