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Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002

Section 137: Disclosure of information: offences

339.A person who without reasonable excuse does not comply with a request made under section 136(3) (which would include a person who falsely denies having the information requested) commits an offence punishable with a maximum penalty of a fine or three months imprisonment or both.

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