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Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 22 November 2019 to date (accessed 16 December 2019 at 11:01)
Part 4AA Division 2 Section 192G
192G   Intention to defraud by false or misleading statement
A person who dishonestly makes or publishes, or concurs in making or publishing, any statement (whether or not in writing) that is false or misleading in a material particular with the intention of—
(a)  obtaining property belonging to another, or
(b)  obtaining a financial advantage or causing a financial disadvantage,
is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty—Imprisonment for 5 years.