977. Penalty for providing false information etc.

977.     Penalty for providing false information etc.

The Civil Aviation Authority ('CAA')1 may impose a penalty on a person if, in relevant circumstances, the person provides information2 to the CAA that is false or misleading in a material respect and:

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    (1)     the person knows that the information is false or misleading3; or

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    (2)     the person is reckless as to whether the information is false or misleading4.

The CAA may impose a penalty on a person if the person intentionally alters, suppresses or destroys a document that the person is required to