Litter Amendment Act 1990

Litter Amendment Act 1990

Public Act1990 No 9
Date of assent19 March 1990

Note

This Act is administered in the Department of Internal Affairs.


An Act to amend the Litter Act 1979

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Litter Amendment Act 1990, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Litter Act 1979 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Litter Control Officers
  • (1) This subsection substituted section 5(3) of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection amended section 5(4) of the principal Act.

    (3) Every Officer appointed under section 5 of the principal Act who, at the commencement of this section, has in his or her possession an insignia of office issued under the principal Act shall surrender it on demand to the employing authority.

3 Other Litter Control Officers
  • This section amended section 6(1)(g) of the principal Act.

4 Powers and duties of officers
  • (1) This subsection substituted section 7(1) of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection substituted section 7(5) of the principal Act.

5 Territorial authority may require occupier of private land to clear litter
  • (1) This subsection amended section 10(1) of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection amended section 10(3) of the principal Act.

    (3) This subsection substituted section 10(11) of the principal Act.

6 Territorial authorities may adopt infringement notice provisions
  • This section amended section 13(4) of the principal Act.