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    30B. Victimisation

    (1) A person shall not

    (a) prejudice, or threaten to prejudice, the safety or career of; or

    (b) intimidate or harass, or threaten to intimidate or harass; or

    (c) do any act that is, or is likely to be, to the detriment of,

    another person because the other person

    (d) has made or will or may in the future make a complaint under this Act; or

    (e) has provided, is providing or will or may in the future provide information in the course of, or for the purpose of, an investigation under this Act; or

    (f) has exercised a power conferred by this Act on the other person or has performed a duty imposed by this Act on the other person or is exercising or performing, or will or may in the future exercise or perform, any such power or duty.

    Penalty: $8 000 or imprisonment for 2 years.

    (2) A person who attempts to commit an offence under subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable to the penalty set out in subsection (1).

    (3) A person who

    (a) intends that an offence under subsection (1) be committed; and

    (b) incites another person to commit the offence,

    commits an offence and is liable to the penalty set out in subsection (1).

    [Section 30B inserted by No. 78 of 1996 s. 17.]



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