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Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act

Version of section 79 from 2002-12-31 to 2008-06-22:

Marginal note:Offence by employee or agent

 In a prosecution for an offence under section 75 or 77,

  • (a) it is sufficient proof of the offence to establish that it was committed by an employee or agent of the accused, whether or not the employee or agent is identified or has been prosecuted for the offence; and

  • (b) no person shall be found guilty of the offence if they establish that they exercised due diligence to prevent its commission.

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