Canterbury Public Library Act 1948

Reprint as at 1 October 1948

Canterbury Public Library Act 1948

Local Act1948 No 9
Date of assent30 September 1948
Commencementsee section 1(2)


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

An Act to transfer the Canterbury Public Library from the Canterbury University College to the Corporation of the City of Christchurch

  • Preamble

    Whereas the Canterbury Public Library is controlled by the Canterbury University College, and the assets of the library are vested in the college:

    And whereas it is now anticipated that considerable expenditure will be involved in the proper development of the library, and it has been agreed by and between the Canterbury University College Council and the Christchurch City Council that it is desirable that the library as a whole be transferred to the Corporation of the City of Christchurch.