PUBLIC UTILITIES PROTECTION ACT

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   1   Short title

   2   Interpretation

   3   Offence to trespass on or interfere, etc with works

   4   Meddling, etc, by employees, an offence

   5   Offence to solicit inducement

   6   Offence to offer inducement

   7   Seizure of apparatus

   8   Penalty

   9   Consent of Director of Public Prosecutions

   10   Regulations

 

THE PUBLIC UTILITIES PROTECTION ACT

[Date of Commencement: 14th November, 1984]

Act 1 of 1984.

1   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Public Utilities Protection Ant

2   Interpretation

   In this Act-

   "public utility" includes any electric light, telephone, telegraph, water, sewerage, cable or wireless service, system or undertaking and any other service system, or undertaking which the Minister may from time to time declare to be a public utility for the purposes of this Act;

   "works" includes such cable, wire, line conduit, meter, pole, pipe, main, premises, plant, machinery, apparatus, dam, reservoir, tank, equipment, matter or thing as are erected or used by a public utility for or in connection with its operations.

3   Offence to trespass on or interfere, etc, with works

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