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Forestry Act (Northern Ireland) 2010

Section 34 – Prosecutions under this Act

The time limit for bringing court proceedings for certain offences is 6 months beginning from the date on which sufficient evidence to justify a prosecution is known to the Department. No proceedings may be brought more than 2 years after the offence. The Courts and Tribunal Service has been advised of this provision and is content.

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