Law enforcement agencies in Kyiv region held a series of preventive actions under the conditional name “Tree”, the purpose of which was to identify points of illegal sale of coniferous trees. This was reported by the press service of the National police.
Police examined the place where they grew gardens and checked out the sales trees for the presence of documents permitting their implementation of accordance with the legislation.
During the event it was discovered more than 20 offences in bila Tserkva, Bohuslav and Kiev Svyatoshinsky areas. Against all the violators were prepared administrative reports under article 160 (trade in inappropriate places) of the Code of Ukraine on administrative offences.
The sanction of article provides a penalty of from one to seven non-taxable minimum and subsequent confiscation of subjects of trade or without it.