DATA PROCESSING CONTROL BOARD ACT - 1976 (SMCD 19)

    Section - 22 - Offences by Bodies of Persons.

    Where an offence is committed under this Decree by a body of persons then-

    (a) in the case of a body corporate (other than a partnership) every director or officer of the body shall be deemed also to be guilty of the offence, and

    (b) in the case of a partnership every partner or officer of the body shall be deemed to be guilty of that offence;

    Provided that no person shall be deemed to be guilty of an offence by virtue of this section if he proves that the offence was committed without his knowledge or connivance and that he exercised all due care and diligence to prevent the commission of the offence having regard to all the circumstances.