Forests Amendment Act 1972

Forests Amendment Act 1972

Public Act1972 No 60
Date of assent20 October 1972


This Act is administered in the Ministry of Forestry.

An Act to amend the Forests Act 1949

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Forests Amendment Act 1972, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Forests Act 1949 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Timber preservation
  • (1) [Repealed]

    (2) This subsection amended section 72(4) of the principal Act.

    (3) The Timber Preservation Regulations 1955 shall continue in force and have effect as if they had been enacted under the principal Act and they may be amended or revoked accordingly.

    Subsection (1) was repealed, as from 16 December 1983, by section 5(3) Forests Amendment Act 1983 (1983 No 136).

  • [Repealed]

    Section 3 was repealed, as from 1 April 1987, by section 12 State-Owned Enterprises Amendment Act 1987 (1987 No 117).