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Asbestos-Related Diseases (Occupational Exposure) Compensation Act 2011 (No. 29 of 2011)
Requested:  25 Apr 2014
Consolidated as at:  21 Feb 2012

179. False or misleading statements

      (1) A medical practitioner or accredited impairment assessor must not provide to the Commissioner, or to a person who has made or subsequently makes an application for compensation, a medical certificate that contains any information that, to the practitioner's or assessor's knowledge, is false or misleading in a material particular.

Penalty:

Fine not exceeding 100 penalty units.

      (2) A person must not, in making any application under this Act or providing any particulars or information under this Act, make, or cause to be made, a statement or representation that to the person's knowledge is false or misleading in a material particular.

Penalty:

Fine not exceeding 100 penalty units.


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