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|Enactment creating offence 1||Penalty enactment 2||Present maximum fine 3||New maximum fine 4|
|Highway Act 1835 (c. 50)|
|Offences under section 72 (riding etc. on footpaths).||Section 72||£10||£50|
|Town Police Clauses Act 1847 (c. 89)|
|Offences under section 21 and 28 (obstruction etc.).||Sections 21, 28||£20||£200|
|Offences under section 45 (plying for hire without a licence).||Section 45||£20||£500|
|Offences under section 53 (driver refusing compellable hiring).||Section 53||£10||£50|
|Offences under section 55 (exacting more than the legal fare).||Section 55||£25||£200|
|Offences under section 58 (demanding as a fare more than the prescribed amount).||Section 58||£10||£200|
|London Hackney Carriage Act 1853 (c. 33)|
|Offences under section 17 (demanding or taking more than the legal fare etc.).||Section 17||£10||£200|
|Metropolitan Public Carriage Act 1869 (c. 115)|
|Offences under section 7 (use of unlicensed carriage).||Section 7||£20||£500|
|Military Lands Act 1892 (c. 43)|
|Offences under section 17(2) (offences against byelaws).||Section 17(2)||£20||£50|
|Protection of Animals Act 1911 (c. 27)|
|Offences under section 8 (selling poisoned grain or placing on any land any matter rendered poisonous).||Section 8||£25||£500|
|Children and Young Persons Act 1933 (c. 12)|
|Offences under section 39(2) (newspaper reports identifying juveniles in court proceedings).||Section 39(2)||£500||£1,000|
|Offences under section 49(2) (newspaper reports identifying juveniles in[F1youth courts]).||Section 49(2)||£500||£1,000|
|Public Health Act 1936 (c. 49)|
|Offences under section 143(5) (offences against regulations concerning prevention, etc. of infectious diseases).||Section 143(5)||£100||£1,000|
|F2. . .|
|Fire Services Act 1947 (c. 41)|
|Offences under section 14(5) (improper use of fire hydrant).||Section 14(5)||£25||£50|
|Offences under section 30(2) (obstructing a member of a fire brigade).||Section 30(2)||£50||£200|
|Radioactive Substances Act 1948 (c. 37)|
|Offences under section 7(4) (obstruction of inspectors)||Section 8(1)||£100||£500|
|Other summary offences under Act||Section 8(3)||£100||£500|
|. . . F3||. . . F3||. . . F3||. . . F3|
|. . . F4||. . . F4||. . . F4||. . . F4|
|. . . F5||. . . F5||. . . F5||. . . F5|
|Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963 (c. 2)|
|Offences under section 28(10) (disclosing information about bookmaker’s business).||Section 28(10)||£100||£500|
|Plant Varieties and Seeds Act 1964 (c. 14)|
|Offences under section 25(9) (obstructing an authorised person).||Section 25(9)||£20||£200|
|Offences under section 27(1) (tampering with samples).||Section 27(1)||£100||£1,000|
|Agriculture and Horticulture Act 1964 (c. 28)|
|Offences under section 15(1) (obstruction)||Section 20(1)||£20||£200|
|Offences under Part III (other than section 15(1)) (offences relating to grading of produce).||Section 20(2)||£100||£1,000|
|F6. . .|
|Offences under section 52(1) (impersonating a police officer).||Section 52(1)||£100||£1,000|
|Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1965 (c. 12)|
|Offences under section 61 (general offences)||Section 61||£10||£200|
|Forestry Act 1967 (c. 10)|
|Offences under section 24(4) (failing to comply with felling licence).||Section 24(4)||£50||£1,000|
|Offences under section 46(5) (offences against byelaws).||Section 46(5)||£20||£50|
|Offences under section 48(3) (obstruction of Forestry Commission officers).||Section 48(3)||£20||£200|
|. . . F7||. . . F7||. . . F7||. . . F7|
|Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1968 (c. 34)|
|Offences under section 6(7) (obstructing an officer duly authorised to carry out welfare inspections).||Section 7(2)||£20||£200|
|Transport Act 1968 (c. 73)|
|Offences under section 97(1) (tachograph offences).||Section 97(1)||£200||£500|
|Offences under section 97A(1) (tachograph offences relating to record sheets and notices).||Section 97A(1)||£200||£500|
|Offences under section 97A(2) (employers’ failure to secure return of record sheet).||Section 97A(2)||£200||£500|
|. . . F8||. . . F8||. . . F8||. . . F8|
|Road Traffic (Foreign Vehicles) Act 1972 (c. 27)|
|Offences under section 3(1) (disobeying a prohibition on a goods vehicle).||Section 3(1)||£200||£1,000|
|Rent (Agriculture) Act 1976 (c. 80)|
|Offences under section 25(3) (failure to comply with notice).||Section 25(3)||£5||£500|
|Rent Act 1977 (c. 42)|
|Offences under section 151(4) (failure of agent to comply with notice requiring information about landlord).||Section 151(4)||£25||£500|
|Protection from Eviction Act 1977 (c. 43)|
|Offences under section 7 (failure to comply with notice).||Section 7||£25||£500|
|. . . F9||. . . F9||. . . F9||. . . F9|
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