Biosecurity Amendment Act 1999

Biosecurity Amendment Act 1999

Public Act1999 No 29
Date of assent7 May 1999

An Act to amend the Biosecurity Act 1993

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Biosecurity Amendment Act 1999, and is part of the Biosecurity Act 1993 (the principal Act).

2 Other powers of Ministers
  • This section amended s 11(2) of the principal Act.

3 Penalties
  • This section amended s 157(7) of the principal Act.

4 New sections substituted
  • This section inserted s 159A, substituted s 160, and repealed s 160A of the principal Act.

5 Amendments to Biosecurity Amendment Act 1997
6 Consequential amendment to Summary Proceedings Act 1957