Racing Industry Bill

  • enacted
44 Obstructing inspector

(1)

A person commits an offence if the person—

(a)

wilfully hinders or attempts to hinder an inspector entering, in the execution of the inspector’s duty, any racecourse or premises of TAB NZ; or

(b)

wilfully refuses, except on the grounds of self-incrimination, to comply with the requirement to provide information that an inspector has lawfully demanded from the person under section 43(2)(a); or

(c)

otherwise wilfully hinders or attempts to hinder an inspector in the execution of any power or duty.

(2)

A person who commits an offence against subsection (1) is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $1,000.

Compare: 1971 No 155 s 61; 2003 No 3 s 49