Remove Japanese knotweed criminal offences

Amend the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to make it legal to remove Japanese knotweed from a garden or site without the need for a waste licence (Section 33) or waste transfer notes (Section 34).

Why is this idea important?

Amend the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to make it legal to remove Japanese knotweed from a garden or site without the need for a waste licence (Section 33) or waste transfer notes (Section 34).

Removing outdated legislation

I suggest the following outdated statutes are examined with a view to amending or repealing them:

The Hares Preservation Act 1892

The Foreign Prison-Made Goods Act 1897

The Auctions (Bidding Agreements) Act 1927

The Easter Act 1928

The Weeds Act 1959

Why is this idea important?

I suggest the following outdated statutes are examined with a view to amending or repealing them:

The Hares Preservation Act 1892

The Foreign Prison-Made Goods Act 1897

The Auctions (Bidding Agreements) Act 1927

The Easter Act 1928

The Weeds Act 1959