I just reading this thread thinking "so the fuck what they can now invoice the keeper instead of the driver?" 9/10 times it's the same person anyway..
The main point about filing in the bin still stands, they can only take you to court to recover their loss, in most cases it's far far less the court fees would be..
Now, regarding law changes.. What I want to know is when the clampers will get the old heave ho! Cos if you don't pay you 'parking chance notice', then they clamp you on private land.. god help you