offence definition

offence means any act or omission made punishable by any law for the time being in force;
offence means an act or omission punishable by law;
offence means an act or omission punishable by any written law;

Examples of offence in a sentence

  • Scholastic offences are taken seriously and students are directed to read the appropriate policy, specifically, the definition of what constitutes a Scholastic Offence, at: http://www.westerncalendar.uwo.ca/PolicyPages.cfm?Command=showCategory&PolicyCategoryID=1&Sele ctedCalendar=Live&ArchiveID=#Page_20 .Students are responsible for understanding the nature of and avoiding the occurrence of plagiarism and other academic offences.

  • Unless there are exceptional circumstances (to be determined by the Executive in its absolute discretion), if a Member fails to comply with the requirements prescribed under section 5.7.4.a by the time specified therein, the Participant identified on the team sheet or in the Match Official Send-Off Report is deemed to have been responsible for the Offence and may, subject to the DC’s consideration of the matter, be issued with a Notice of Suspension.

  • Division 3 Drinking water quality management Subdivision 1 Offences‌92 Offence to carry out drinking water service without approved drinking water quality management plan‌A drinking water service provider must not carry out a drinking water service unless there is an approved drinking water quality management plan for the drinking water service.Maximum penalty—1665 penalty units.

  • Plagiarism is a major academic offence (see Scholastic Offence Policy in the Western Academic Calendar).All required papers may be subject to submission for textual similarity review to the commercial plagiarism detection software under license to the University for the detection of plagiarism.

  • Further details provided during the IT briefing) Procedure in the event of ICT misuse by research students 1st Offence Referral to the DGS following investigation by the Dept IT Manager.


More Definitions of offence

offence means any criminal offence and/or any other behaviour including a civil penalty which brings into question whether the applicant is a fit and proper person.
offence means an act or default contrary to this Local Law;
offence means any act or omission made punishable by any law for the time being in force and includes any act in respect of which a complaint may be made under section 20 of the Cattle-trespass Act, 1871 ( 1 of 1871);
offence means any act or omission punishable under this Act and includes a civil offence;
offence means an offence against the law of this State, the Commonwealth, another State or a Territory;
offence in this Act, means an offence against a provision of any law in Kenya, or an offence against a provision of any law in a foreign state for conduct which, if it occurred in Kenya, would constitute an offence against a provision of any law in Kenya;
offence means an offence under the law of any part of the United Kingdom;