Comhairle Act 2000

F14 [ Liability for offences by bodies corporate.

7E

7E. ... ]

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Amendments:

F14

Inserted by Citizens Information Act 2007 (2/2007), s. 5, not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C8

Section inserted by Citizens Information Act 2007 (2/2007), s. 5, not commenced as of date of revision.

F14 [ 7E. (1) Where an offence under section 7D(5) is committed by a body corporate and is proved to have been committed with the consent, connivance or approval of, or to have been attributable to any wilful neglect on the part of, any person, being a director, manager, secretary or other officer of the body corporate or a person who was purporting to act in any such capacity, that person, as well as the body corporate, shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable to be proceeded against and punished as if he or she were guilty of the first-mentioned offence.

(2) Where the affairs of a body corporate are managed by its members, subsection (1) shall apply in relation to the acts and defaults of a member in connection with his or her functions of management as if he or she were a director or manager of the body corporate. ]