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AGRICULTURAL AND VETERINARY CHEMICALS (QUEENSLAND) ACT 1994 - SECT 35

Conferral of functions on Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions

35 Conferral of functions on Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions

The Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (the
"Commonwealth Director" ) may—

(a) start prosecutions on indictment for indictable offences against the Agvet Code, or Agvet Regulations, of this jurisdiction; and
(b) carry on prosecutions of the kind mentioned in paragraph (a) (other than prosecutions started by the Attorney-General or the Director of Prosecutions), whether or not started by the Commonwealth Director; and
(c) if the Attorney-General or Director of Prosecutions asks the Commonwealth Director in writing to carry on a prosecution of the kind mentioned in paragraph (a) that was started by the Attorney-General or Director of Prosecutions—carry on the prosecution; and
(d) start proceedings for the commitment of persons for trial for indictable offences against the Agvet Code, or Agvet Regulations, of this jurisdiction; and
(e) start proceedings for the summary conviction of persons for offences against the Agvet Code, or Agvet Regulations, of this jurisdiction; and
(f) carry on proceedings of a kind mentioned in paragraph (d) or (e) (whether or not started by the Commonwealth Director); and
(g) do anything incidental or conducive to the performance of any of the functions mentioned in paragraphs (a) to (f).



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