The Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001 (Amendment) Order 2012

Cited as:SI 2012/1430
Jurisdiction:England & Wales

2012No. 1430

CRIMINAL LAW, ENGLAND AND WALES

POLICE, ENGLAND AND WALES

The Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001 (Amendment) Order 2012

30thMay2012

The Secretary of State makes this Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 1(2) of the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001( 1).

A draft of this Order has been laid before and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.

Citation and commencement

1.-(1) This Order may be cited as the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001 (Amendment) Order 2012.

(2) This Order shall come into force one month after the day on which it is made.

Amendment of section 1(1) of the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001

2. In the Table in section 1(1) of the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001( 2), before the entry relating to section 55 of the British Transport Commission Act 1949( 3) insert-

"Section 2(1) of the Parks Regulation (Amendment) Act 1926( 4) so far as it creates an offence against the Parks Regulation Act 1872( 5) S.I. 1997/1639)-

Failing to comply with, or contravening, those Regulations by-

(a) regulation 3(3)

dropping or leaving litter or refuse except in a receptacle provided for the purpose

(b) regulation 3(4)

using a pedal cycle, a roller blade

except on a Park road or in a designated area

etc

(c) regulation 3(6)

failing to remove immediately any faeces deposited by an animal of which that person is in charge"

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State

Crispin Blunt

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

Ministry of Justice

30th May 2012

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order amends the Table in section 1(1) of the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001 (c.16)to add further offences in respect of which a penalty notice may be given. The offences are littering, dog fouling or cycling in the Royal Parks.

A full impact assessment has not been produced for this instrument as it has no impact on the private or voluntary sectors.

(1) 2001 c.16.

(2) The table in section 1(1) was amended by S.I. 2002/1934, S.I. 2004/2540, S.I. 2005/1090, S.I. 2005/3048and S.I 2009/110. It was also amended by the Licensing Act 2003 c.17, Schedule 6, paragraphs 119 and 120, by the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004 c.21, Schedule 1, paragraph 97 and by the Communications Act 2003 c.21, Schedule 17, paragraph 169.

(3) 1949 c.xxix

(4) 1926 c.36.

(5) 1872 c.15.

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