Chatham Islands Council Act 1995

Reprint as at 1 July 2013

Chatham Islands Council Act 1995

Public Act1995 No 41
Date of assent29 July 1995
Commencementsee section 1(2)

Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.


Contents

Title

1 Short Title and commencement

2 Interpretation

Dissolution of Chatham Islands County Council

3 Dissolution of Chatham Islands County Council

Abolition of Chatham Islands County

4 Abolition of Chatham Islands County

Constitution of Chatham Islands Territory

5 Constitution of Chatham Islands Territory

Constitution of Chatham Islands Council

6 Constitution of Chatham Islands Council

7 Functions, duties, and powers

Membership and elections

8 Membership and elections

Procedure

9 Public notice

Annual reports

10 Annual plan [Repealed]

11 Annual report [Repealed]

12 Public inspection of reports

Financial systems

13 Financial systems

Council dues

14 Power to levy council dues

15 Application of proceeds of council dues

16 Persons liable to pay council dues

17 Right to hold owner's money

18 Information to be supplied by importer and exporter

19 Verification of cargo

20 Verification Officers

21 Warrant of appointment

22 Offence of acting without warrant

23 Offences of masters, owners, etc

24 Recovery of unpaid dues

25 Saving of other powers of Council

Resource management

26 Resource management planning

27 Time periods for consent hearings

28 Enforcement officers

Bylaws

29 Bylaws

Repeals, amendments, and transitional provisions

30 Repeals

31 Amendments to Local Government Act 1974 [Repealed]

32 Amendment to Ombudsmen Act 1975

33 Amendment to Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987

34 Amendment to Rating Powers Act 1988 [Repealed]

35 Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991 [Repealed]

36 Amendment to Biosecurity Act 1993

37 Amendments to Income Tax Act 1994 [Repealed]

38 Transitional provisions

Schedule
Transitional provisions in relation to dissolution of Chatham Islands County Council and establishment of Chatham Islands Council

Local Government (Rating) Act 2002

Reprint notes


An Act—

  • (a) to reform the local government of the Chatham Islands by establishing a Chatham Islands Council with appropriate functions, duties, and powers:

  • (b) to dissolve the Chatham Islands County Council:

  • (c) to make provision incidental to the establishment of the Chatham Islands Council and the dissolution of the Chatham Islands County Council