7B Terrestrial and freshwater invertebrates
  • (1) The terrestrial and freshwater invertebrates specified in Schedule 7 are hereby declared to be animals.

    (2) The Governor-General may from time to time, by Order in Council,—

    • (a) include, in Schedule 7, any terrestrial or freshwater invertebrate not for the time being specified in that schedule:

    • (b) omit, from Schedule 7, any terrestrial or freshwater invertebrate for the time being specified in that schedule.

    (3) Any such Order in Council may be expressed to operate throughout New Zealand or in such part or parts of New Zealand and for such period or periods as may be specified.

    Section 7B: inserted, on 19 September 1980, by section 3(1) of the Wildlife Amendment Act 1980 (1980 No 17).