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Litter (Amendment) Act (No. 8 of 2004).

Country/Territory
Antigua and Barbuda
Document type
Legislation
Date
2004
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend the Litter Act, Cap. 250.
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Waste disposal Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties Waste management
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Latin America and the Caribbean, North Atlantic, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This Act amends the Litter Act by redefining “premises” and “waste” and with respect to appointment and powers of enforcement of litter prevention wardens, duties of owners, occupiers or persons in control of premises and offences. The Act holds an owner, occupier or person in control of any premises to be responsible for keeping such premises and adjoining areas clean and grants powers to a litter prevention warden to issue a clean up order in respect of untidy premises.

Full text
English
Website
www.laws.gov.ag

References - Legislation

Amends

Litter Act (No. 7 of 1983).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 1983 (1992)

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX