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Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth)

Section 77
Civil action for recovery of pecuniary penalties


The provision

(1) The Commission may institute a proceeding in the Court for the recovery on behalf of the Commonwealth of a pecuniary penalty referred to in section 76.

(2) A proceeding under subsection (1) may be commenced within 6 years after the contravention.


Legislative history