Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) Act 2010

44.

Defence — internal reporting procedures.

44.— (1) Without prejudice to the way in which a report may be made under section 42 F67 [ ], such a report may be made in accordance with an internal reporting procedure established by an employer for the purpose of facilitating the operation of the section concerned.

(2) It is a defence for a person charged with an offence under section 42 F67 [ ] to prove that the person was, at the time of the purported offence, an employee who made a report under that section, in accordance with such an internal reporting procedure, to another person.

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F67

Deleted (26.11.2018) by Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Act 2018 (26/2018), s. 23, S.I. No. 486 of 2018.