Approved bill to double littering fines


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Updated: 2/19/2013 11:40 am Published: 2/19/2013 11:30 am


The State Senate committee has approved a bill to double fines for littering.

They have decided to increase the fine from 200 dollars to 400 dollars in addition to any court costs imposed on a violator.

The Proposal’s Author says, “The increase would make the fine more meaningful.”

Under the current law, littering fines are divided equally into county-operated reward funds and a special fund operated by the county sheriff that is aimed at targeting littering.


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