16 Wilful breaking of bottles or glass

Every person commits an offence, and is liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 1 month or to a fine not exceeding $7,500, or to both, who wilfully breaks any bottle, or any glass, or any article made of glass, in or on any public place without lawful authority or without the express consent of the public authority having the control or management of the public place, or in or on any private land without lawful authority or without the express consent of the occupier of the private land.

Compare: 1968 No 134 s 11

Section 16: amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).

Section 16: amended, on 28 June 2006, by section 9 of the Litter Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 24).