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Contraventions Act

Version of section 63 from 2002-12-31 to 2012-03-12:

Marginal note:No criminal record

 Except in respect of a conviction for a contravention that is entered after a trial on an indictment,

  • (a) a person who has been convicted of a contravention has not been convicted of a criminal offence; and

  • (b) a contravention does not constitute an offence for the purposes of the Criminal Records Act.

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