Otago Museum Trust Board Act 1996

Reprint as at 1 July 2003

Otago Museum Trust Board Act 1996

Local Act1996 No 1
Date of assent18 June 1996
Commencement18 June 1996


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 amend the law relating to the Otago Museum Trust Board, made necessary by the reform of local government, by altering the constitution of the Board, better defining its functions, and making provision for the continuation of the work of the institution, and for the finances and administration of the Board

  • Preamble

    Whereas the Otago Museum is a non-profit-making permanent institution, founded by the people of Otago for the service and development of their community: And whereas the Museum acknowledges a particular responsibility for the natural, cultural, and scientific heritage of the Otago region: And whereas responsibility for the maintenance and development of the said institution should continue to be widely shared.