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Environmental Protection (Single-use Plastic Products) (Wales) Act 2023


Section 6 - Offence: mode of trial and penalty

28.This section provides that the offence under section 5 is a summary offence and so is triable in the Magistrates’ Court. If a person is found guilty of the offence, the Court may impose an unlimited fine.

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