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CAT ACT 2011 - SECT 78

78 .         Provisions about regulations

                Regulations, whether under section 76 or 77, may —

            (a)         adopt any text that could be adopted by a local law;

            (b)         provide that contravention of a provision of regulations is an offence, and provide for the offence to be punishable on conviction by the imposition of a fine not exceeding $5 000;

            (c)         make a person who commits an offence of a continuing nature liable to a further fine not exceeding $500 in respect of each day or part of a day during which the offence has continued;

            (d)         provide for the imposition of a minimum fine for the offence;

            (e)         relate the level of the fine to —

                  (i)         the circumstances or extent of the offence;

                  (ii)         whether the offender has committed previous offences and, if so, the number of previous offences that the offender has committed;

            (f)         prescribe the method and the means by which any fines imposed are to be paid and collected, or recovered.

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