Whangarei City Council Empowering Amendment Act 1974

Whangarei City Council Empowering Amendment Act 1974

Local Act1974 No 5
Date of assent12 September 1974

BE IT ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Whangarei City Council Empowering Amendment Act 1974, and shall be read together with and deemed part of The Whangarei Borough Council Empowering Act 1962 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Amending Long Title
  • The Long Title to the principal Act is hereby amended by omitting the words erect a monument common to, and substituting the words keep a permanent record of the names of.

3 Amending preamble
  • The preamble to the principal Act is hereby amended by omitting the words a suitable memorial should be erected on the land, and substituting the words a permanent record be kept of the names of all persons interred in the said cemetery.

4 Council to keep permanent record of burials
  • Section 5 of the principal Act is hereby amended by omitting the words erected on the said land a suitable memorial inscribed with the names of the persons known to be interred therein, and substituting the words kept in a specially prepared volume of a suitable type a permanent record of the names of all persons known to be interred therein, such volume to be kept at the Municipal Chambers of the Whangarei City Council and to be available for inspection free of charge by all persons during ordinary office hours.