Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 1989

Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 1989

Public Act1989 No 120
Date of assent1 December 1989

Note

This Act is administered in the Department of Internal Affairs.


BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows:

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 1989, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Interpretation
  • (1) 

    (2) 

    (3) [Repealed]

    (4) [Repealed]

    Subsection (3) was repealed, as from 2 September 1996, by section 2(8)(a) Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 123).

    Subsection (4) was repealed, as from 2 September 1996, by section 2(8)(a) Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 123).

3 New Zealand Forestry Corporation rural fire district
  • (1) [Repealed]

    (2) 

    Subsection (1) repealed, as from 2 September 1996, by section 4(2) Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 123).

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7 New sections inserted relating to annual levy on Fire Authorities
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9 Transitional provisions in relation to section 7
  • Notwithstanding anything in sections 60A to 60F of the principal Act (as inserted by section 7 of this Act), in respect of the levy payable for each of the years ending with the 31st day of March 1989 and the 31st day of March 1990—

    • (a) Sections 60A(4) and 60D of the principal Act (as so inserted) shall apply as if the reference to the 30th day of November in that year were a reference to the 31st day of January 1990:

    • (b) Section 60B(1) of the principal Act (as so inserted) shall be read as if the reference to the 31st day of October in that year were a reference to the 31st day of December 1989.