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Weeds Eradication Act (No. 18 of 1969).

Country/Territory
Lesotho
Document type
Legislation
Date
1969
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend and consolidate the law relating to the eradication of injurious weeds, and to provide for incidental or connected matters.
Subject
Cultivated plants
Keyword
Weeds Inspection Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Act declares certain plants as weeds and places a duty on every person who occupies land to eradicate all weeds growing on that land. The plants named in the Schedule are weeds for the purpose of this Act. Every person who occupies land, or who is allocated land, shall eradicate all weeds growing on that land. If such person has been required to eradicate weeds growing on that land within a specified period and (s)he has failed without reasonable excuse to eradicate those weeds within that

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Website
www.environment.gov.ls