Upurl Upurlila Ngurratja Incorporated By-laws
Part 7-Penalties and orders of the Court

13/May/2005 - Current (at 31 Dec 2005)
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    18. Penalties

    (a) Any person who breaches or fails to comply with any of these by-laws is guilty of an offence and is liable to a fine of not more than $100.

    (b) In addition to any fine imposed under paragraph (a), the Court may order any person convicted of an offence under these by-laws to pay compensation not greater than $250 to the community or to any person, where, in the course of committing the offence, the person convicted has caused damage to property of the community or of that other person.

    (c) In any prosecution for an offence under these by-laws having as an element the possession or use of a prohibited substance a Court upon proceeding to conviction of the person charged may make such orders as it sees fit concerning the destruction, disposal or forfeiture of property seized pursuant to an exercise of the power contained in by-law 16(d).

    [By-law 18 amended in Gazette 14 May 2004 p. 1457.]

Note: This is not an authorised version. The only authorised version is the hardcopy (printed) version published under authority of the Government Printer, available from the State Law Publisher, 10 William St Perth W.A. 6000.