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Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 14 August 2017 to date (accessed 21 August 2017 at 09:00)
Part 3A Division 3 Section 93J
93J   Definitions of “contaminate” and “goods”
(1)  In this Division:
contaminate goods includes:
(a)  interfere with the goods, or
(b)  making it appear that the goods have been contaminated or interfered with.
goods includes any substance or article:
(a)  whether or not for human consumption, and
(b)  whether natural or manufactured, and
(c)  whether or not incorporated or mixed with other goods.
(2)  In this Division, a reference to economic loss caused through public awareness of the contamination of goods includes a reference to economic loss caused through:
(a)  members of the public not purchasing or using those goods or similar goods, or
(b)  steps taken to avoid public alarm or anxiety about those goods or similar goods.