73. False statements and withholding information.

A person is guilty of an offence if:

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    (1)     he knowingly makes a false statement for the purpose of obtaining the issue of a certificate of compliance1 or certification plate2 to himself or another3; or

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    (2)     in supplying information or producing documents for the purposes of regulations made in connection with the international carriage of perishable foodstuffs