Equal Status Act 2000

Obstruction of F80 [ Director of the Workplace Relations Commission ] , etc.

37

37. (1) A person who

( a ) obstructs or impedes the F80 [ Director of the Workplace Relations Commission ] or an F80 [ adjudication officer ] in the exercise of powers under this Part, or

( b ) fails to comply with a requirement of the F80 [ Director of the Workplace Relations Commission ] or an F80 [ adjudication officer ] given under this Part,

shall be guilty of an offence.

(2) A reference in subsection (1) to an F80 [ adjudication officer ] includes a reference to a person authorised as described in the definition of designated officer in section 33 (1) .