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How shall those who breach the Regulations of the Shanghai Municipality on the Administration of Tidal Shoals be punished?
(02.21.2008)

(1) The License for the Development and Utilization of Tidal Shoal Areas shall be cancelled for those who fail to enclose tidal shoal areas within two years after receiving the approval to do so, or for those who transfer the utilization scope without approval or refuse to pay the tidal shoal area usage fee;

(2) those who change the development purpose, scope, means of usage and development period without approval are subject to a fine from RMB 1,000.00 to RMB 20,000.00 and above;

(3) those who transfer tidal shoal area usage rights without approval are subject to submit 50% of their income from the transfer as the fine;

(4) those who dismantle or damage tidal shoal areas, banks and deposition project facilities as well as those who negatively affect the complete tidal shoal area or the security of banks during development and utilization are subject to a fine from RMB 3,000.00 to RMB 50,000.00;

(5) those who cut the grass on tidal shoal areas or allow animals to browse or graze on such areas are subject to a fine from RMB 100.00 to RMB 2,000.00;

(6) those who install or expand sewage pipelines on tidal shoal areas are subject to a fine from RMB 1,000.00 to RMB 30,000.00;

(7) those who develop or utilize tidal shoal areas without approval are subject to a fine from RMB 2,000.00 to RMB 40,000.00;

(8) those who dump waste liquids, solid wastes or other rubbish in tidal shoal areas are subject to a fine from RMB 1,000.00 to RMB 30,000.00; and

(9) those who destroy wave prevention structures or wood along seawalls are subject to a fine from RMB 100.00 to RMB 10,000.00.