1009. Wilfully making a false entry or statement.

1009.     Wilfully making a false entry or statement.

Any person who wilfully makes a false entry or statement in any application, recommendation, report, record or other document required or authorised to be made for any of the purposes of the Mental Health Act 19831 or, with intent to deceive, makes use of any such entry or statement which he knows to be false, commits an offence2.