Defence Forces (Temporary Provisions) Act, 1923

Penalty for unlawful recruiting.

162.—If a person without due authority, the proof of which authority shall lie on such person—

(1) Publishes or causes to be published notices or advertisements for the purpose of procuring recruits for the Forces, or in relation to recruits for the Forces; or

(2) Opens or keeps any house, place or rendezvous, or office as connected with the recruiting of the Forces; or

(3) Receives any person under any such advertisement as aforesaid; or

(4) Directly or indirectly interferes with the recruiting service of the Forces,

he shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding twenty pounds.