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Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 72 – Use of penalty receipts

This section enables district councils to use for certain functions the money received from any fixed penalty notices they issue in respect of certain offences relating to litter, fly-posting, graffiti and dog control offences. The section also makes ancillary provision for the Department to regulate the issue of penalty receipts.

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