Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1957

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Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1957

A LAW to empower the States to provide that fines imposed for offences against Regulations relating to the policing of roads, parks and sea beaches shall be awarded for the benefit of the Parishes

Commencement [see endnotes]

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(1)     Subject as hereinafter provided, Regulations made by the States in exercise of the powers conferred upon them by the Order in Council of 26th December 1851,[1] or by the said Order in Council and by Article 92 of the Road Traffic (Jersey) Law 1956[2] (hereinafter referred to as the “relevant powers”), may include provisions –

(a)     awarding the fine imposed for any offence against the Regulations for the benefit of the parish in which the offence was committed;

(b)     directing the purpose to which fines so awarded shall be applied.[3]

(2)     Where a person –

(a)     is charged with an offence under Regulations made under the relevant powers; and

(b)     accepts the decision of a Centenier having jurisdiction in the matter,

that Centenier may inflict and levy summarily a fine of level 1 on the standard scale.[4]

(3)     Where any fine is levied by a Centenier in exercise of powers conferred upon the Centenier by virtue of this Article, the Centenier shall give a receipt for the same.[5]

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This Law may be cited as the Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1957.

 


Endnotes

Table of Legislation History

Legislation

Year and No

Commencement

Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Jersey) Law 1957

L.23/1957

28 September 1957

Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Amendment) (Jersey) Law 1971

L.3/1972

25 February 1972

Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Law 1981

L.6/1981

3 July 1981

Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Application of Fines) (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Law 1991

L.7/1991

17 May 1991

Policing of Roads, Parks and Sea Beaches (Amendment No. 4) (Jersey) Law 1994

L.17/1994

22 July 1994

Criminal Procedure (Connétables and Centeniers) (Amendment) (Jersey) Law 2009

L.2/2009

9 January 2009

Summary Fines (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Jersey) Law 2010

L.2/2010

15 January 2010

Connétables (Miscellaneous Provisions – Consequential Amendments) (Jersey) Regulations 2014

R&O.81/2014

1 August 2014 (R&O.80/2014)

Criminal Justice (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Jersey) Law 2016

L.1/2016

20 September 2016

(R&O.98/2016)

Table of Endnote References



[1]                                    chapter 23.350

[2]                                    chapter 25.550

[3] Article 1(1)              amended by L.17/1994

[4] Article 1(2)              substituted by L.17/1994, amended by L.2/2009, L.2/2010, R&O.81/2014, L.1/2016

[5] Article 1(3)              amended by R&O.81/2014


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