Litter (Increased Infringement Fee) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill amends the Litter Act 1979 by increasing the maximum fine for an infringement offence from $400 to $1,000.

Current status

Defeated at second reading on 06 March 2019

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Member's bill

All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 52
Ref 41-2
Introduced 22 March 2018
First reading 2 May 2018
Select Committee Environment Committee
Public submissions due 14 June 2018
Select Committee report back 2 November 2018
Defeated 6 March 2019
Defeated at reading 2
Divided No

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