575. Penalties for obstructing remedial operations and damaging works.

(D)     Miscellaneous and Supplemental

575.     Penalties for obstructing remedial operations and damaging works.

Any person who wilfully1 prevents or interferes with exploratory tests2 or remedial operations3 is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 3 on the standard scale4. Any person who wilfully damages or otherwise interferes with works completed in the course of remedial operations for the purpose of ensuring the stability of a disused tip5 is liable similarly to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale6.