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6.3.9 Overseas application of debts


Debt provisions under the PPLAct extend to acts, omissions, matters and things outside Australia, whether or not they occur in a foreign country. The debt provisions also apply to all persons, irrespective of their nationality or citizenship.

Act reference: PPLAct section 201 Overseas application of debts

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