20. Tampering with samples.

20.     Tampering with samples.

A person commits an offence1 if he:

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    (1)     tampers with any seeds2 so as to procure that a sample taken in the manner prescribed by seeds regulations3 does not correctly represent the bulk of the seeds4;

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    (2)     tampers with any sample so taken5; or

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    (3)     with intent to deceive sends, or causes or allows to be sent, to any official testing station6 or licensed testing establishment7, to be tested for any purpose, a sample of seeds which to his knowledge does not