Psychoactive Substances Act 2013

Offences relating to approvals

41 Offence relating to application for approval

(1)

A person commits an offence in respect of an application for approval of a psychoactive product if the person—

(a)

provides information that the person knows, or ought to know, is materially false or misleading; or

(b)

fails, without reasonable excuse, to provide any relevant information relating to—

(i)

the ingredients of the product; or

(ii)

the effect of the product on individuals who use the product.

(2)

A person who commits an offence against subsection (1) is liable on conviction to a term of imprisonment not exceeding 3 months or a fine not exceeding $500,000, or both.