If an individual:
(a) is carrying out maintenance on an aircraft; and
(b) is, or becomes, aware of a defect in the aircraft;
the individual must ensure that the defect is recorded in the continuing airworthiness records system for the aircraft before a certificate of release to service is issued for the aircraft in relation to the maintenance.
Penalty: 50 penalty units.
Note: For who issues a certificate of release to service for an aircraft, see Subdivision 42.H.3.2.