Criminal Justice (Standard Scale of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1993

Revised Edition

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Criminal Justice (Standard Scale of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1993

A LAW to make provision for a standard scale of fines for offences against enactments

Commencement [see endnotes]

1        Standard scale of fines

(1)     There shall be a standard scale of fines for offences which shall be known as the “standard scale”.

(2)     The standard scale shall be as set out in the Schedule.

(3)     The States may from time to time by Regulations vary any of the amounts specified in the second column of the standard scale.

2        Construction of enactments

Where an enactment provides or confers a power to provide that a person convicted of an offence shall be liable on conviction to a fine by reference to a specified level on the standard scale or, in the case of an enactment in the French language, by reference to a specified niveau du tarif uniforme, that reference shall be construed as a reference to the standard scale for the time being.[1]

3        Citation

This Law may be cited as the Criminal Justice (Standard Scale of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1993.

 


SCHEDULE[2]

(Article 1(2))

The standard scale

First column

Second column

Level on the scale

Amount of fine

1

£200

2

£1,000

3

£10,000

 

 

 


Endnotes

Table of Legislation History


Legislation

Year and Number

Commencement

Criminal Justice (Standard Scale of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1993

L.29/1993

2 February 1994 (R&O.8649)

Criminal Justice (Standard Scale of Fines) (Amendment) (Jersey) Law 1998

L.43/1998

18 December 1998

Criminal Justice (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Jersey) Law 2016

L.1/2016

20 September 2016

(R&O.98/2016)

Table of Renumbered Provisions

Original

Current

3

spent, omitted from this revised edition

4

3

Table of Endnote References



[1] Article 2                    amended by L.43/1998

[2] Schedule                   amended by L.1/2016


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