198M When territorial authority must deal with requirement

(1)

This section applies when—

(a)

a territorial authority prepares a report under section 198J; and

(b)

the territorial authority does not lodge a notice of motion with the Environment Court under section 198K(1).

(c)
[Repealed]

(2)

The territorial authority must deal with the requirement.

Section 198M: inserted, on 1 October 2009, by section 119 of the Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Act 2009 (2009 No 31).

Section 198M(1)(b): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 120(1) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 63).

Section 198M(1)(c): repealed, on 3 March 2015, by section 120(2) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 63).