(1) This regulation applies to a transport category aeroplane that:
(a) is an aeroplane to which this Subpart applies; and
(b) was originally certificated on or after 1 January 1958; and
(c) is manufactured on or after 27 October 2009; and
(d) is engaged in scheduled air transport operations.
(2) The registered operator of the aeroplane commits an offence if:
(a) the registered operator:
(i) operates the aeroplane; or
(ii) permits a person to operate the aeroplane; and
(b) while the aeroplane is operating, a seat for a passenger or cabin crew member does not meet the standards of FARs section 25.562, as in force on 16 June 1988.
Penalty: 50 penalty units.
Source FARs section 121.311 modified.
(3) An offence against subregulation (2) is an offence of strict liability.