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Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth)

Section 150H
No doubling up of liabilities


The provision

(1) If:

(a) an act or omission is an offence against this Act and is also an offence against an application law; and

(b) the offender has been punished for the offence under the application law;

the offender is not liable to be punished for the offence against this Act.

(2) If a person has been ordered to pay a pecuniary penalty under an application law, the person is not liable to a pecuniary penalty under this Act in respect of the same conduct.


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