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Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979 No 200
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 18 August 2017 at 22:30)
Part 3 Section 29B
29B   False information
(1)  This section applies to the provision of information to an officer in the exercise of a power conferred on the officer by this Part to require the provision of the information.
(2)  A person who provides information to which this section applies that the person knows is false or misleading in a material particular is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units.
(3)  A person is not guilty of an offence against this section unless the officer:
(a)  warned the person of the requirement to provide information that is not false or misleading, and
(b)  identified himself or herself to the person as an officer.