The Penalties for Disorderly Behaviour (Amount of Penalty) (Amendment) Order 2012

Cited as:SI 2012/1431
Jurisdiction:England & Wales

2012No. 1431

CRIMINAL LAW, ENGLAND AND WALES

POLICE, ENGLAND AND WALES

The Penalties for Disorderly Behaviour (Amount of Penalty) (Amendment) Order 2012

30thMay2012

1stJune2012

30thJune2012

The Secretary of State makes this Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 3(1) and (1A) of the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001( 1):

Citation and commencement

1. This Order may be cited as the Penalties for Disorderly Behaviour (Amount of Penalty) (Amendment) Order 2012 and shall come into force on 30th June 2012.

Amount of penalty

2. In the Table in Part II of the Schedule to the Penalties for Disorderly Behaviour (Amount of Penalty) Order 2002( 2), after the entry relating to section 12 of the Licensing Act 1872( 3) insert-

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 Part II of the Schedule to the Penalties for Disorderly Behaviour (Amount of Penalty) Order 2002/1837. It provides that offences of littering, dog fouling and cycling in the Royal Parks attract a penalty of £50 for persons aged 16 or over, or £30 for persons aged under 16.

(1) 2001 c.16. Section 3(1A) was inserted by section 87 of the Anti-social Behaviour Act 2003 (c.38).

(2) S.I. 2002/1837. That Schedule was substituted by S.I. 2004/2468and further amended by S.I. 2004/3371, S.I. 2005/3048and S.I. 2009/83.

(3) 1872 c.94.

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