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Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 No 10
Current version for 1 February 2019 to date (accessed 13 November 2019 at 20:18)
Part 6 Division 6.6 Section 6.40
6.40   False or misleading claims
(cf s 117 MACA)
A person who makes a statement knowing that it is false or misleading in a material particular:
(a)  in a notice of a claim given to a person or an insurer under this Act, or
(b)  in the course of a review or assessment under Part 7 in relation to a claim, or
(c)  when otherwise furnishing information to any person concerning a motor accident or any claim relating to a motor accident,
is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: 500 penalty units or imprisonment for 2 years, or both.