Weed Management Regulations 2017


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Weed Management Regulations 2017

I, the Governor in and over the State of Tasmania and its Dependencies in the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Executive Council, make the following regulations under the Weed Management Act 1999 .

19 December 2017

C. WARNER

Governor

By Her Excellency's Command,

JEREMY ROCKLIFF

Minister for Primary Industries and Water

1.   Short title

These regulations may be cited as the Weed Management Regulations 2017 .

2.   Commencement

These regulations take effect on the day on which their making is notified in the Gazette.

3.   Interpretation

In these regulations –
Act means the Weed Management Act 1999 .

4.   Infringement notice offences and penalties

For the purposes of section 61 of the Act –
(a) an offence against a provision of the Act specified in Column 2 of the table in Schedule 1 is prescribed as an offence in respect of which an infringement notice may be served; and
(b) the penalties specified in Column 3 of that table are the penalties applicable to those prescribed offences.

5.   Legislation rescinded

The legislation specified in Schedule 2 is rescinded.
SCHEDULE 1 - Offences under Act

Regulation 4

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Item

Section of Act

Penalty units

1. 

Section 13(3)

8

2. 

Section 26(2)

8

3. 

Section 27(1)

8

4. 

Section 31(2)

8

5. 

Section 31(3)

8

6. 

Section 35(2)

2

7. 

Section 41(2)

4

8. 

Section 44(2)

4

9. 

Section 45(5)

8

10. 

Section 47(2)

4

11. 

Section 48(3)

4

12. 

Section 50(1)(a)

8

13. 

Section 51(1)

4

14. 

Section 51(2)

4

15. 

Section 56(1)(a)

4

16. 

Section 56(1)(b)

4

17. 

Section 56(1)(c)

4

18. 

Section 56(1)(d)

4

19. 

Section 56(1)(e)

4

20. 

Section 56(1)(f)

4

21. 

Section 56(1)(g)

4

22. 

Section 57(1)

4

23. 

Section 57(2)

4

24. 

Section 57(3)

4

25. 

Section 58

(a) body corporate 8

  

(b) natural person 4

26. 

Section 60(2)

4

SCHEDULE 2 - Legislation rescinded

Regulation 5

Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953.

Notified in the Gazette on 27 December 2017