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Reservoirs Act (Northern Ireland) 2015

Section 85 – Fixed monetary penalties: criminal proceedings and conviction etc.

This section sets out what must be included in regulations made under section 83(1) regarding criminal proceedings and convictions. In certain circumstances a reservoir manager would have immunity from further proceedings; for example by paying in time the reduced amount specified in the notice of intent to issue the fixed monetary penalty notice or by paying a fixed monetary penalty in time.

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