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Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

Section 316: General interpretation

444.Subsection (1) defines certain terms used in this Part of the Act. Subsection (3) enables property to be identified and traced by reference to events occurring before commencement of this Part. Subsections (4) to (7) explain the use of the terms ‘property’ and ‘holding property.’

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