In this Act, if not inconsistent with the context,—
local authority means any territorial authority, river board, or drainage board the whole or part of whose district is situated in the Taupiri Swamp or is adjacent to that swamp
Local authority: this definition was substituted, as from 1 July 2003, by section 262 Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84). See sections 273 to 314 of that Act as to the savings and transitional provisions.
Minister means the Minister of Internal Affairs
Scheme means a scheme of works prepared pursuant to this Act
Separate area means a separate area defined under section nine of this Act
Taupiri Board means the Board of the Taupiri Drainage and River District
Taupiri District and Taupiri Drainage and River District mean the drainage and river district to be constituted in pursuance of this Act
Taupiri Swamp means the area indicated by the Chief Drainage Engineer of the Department of Lands and Survey in the report of the scheme of land-drainage and river-protection prepared by him in respect of the area mentioned in the Preamble to this Act, such report being recorded in the Head Office of the Department of Lands and Survey at Wellington under number L and S 15/117.
territorial authority means a territorial authority within the meaning of the Local Government Act 2002
territorial authority: this definition was inserted, as from 1 July 2003, by section 262 Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84). See sections 273 to 314 of that Act as to the savings and transitional provisions.