Animal Products Act 1999

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1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Animal Products Act 1999.

    (2) This Act comes into force on 1 November 1999, except for Part 2.

    (3) Part 2 comes into force on such date or dates as may be appointed by Order in Council, and for this purpose—

    • (a) different dates may be appointed for different provisions; and

    • (b) different dates may be appointed for different classes of animal material or products, animal product businesses, operations, or other purposes.

    (4) To the extent not previously brought into force under subsection (3), Part 2 comes into force on 1 November 2002.

    (5) The application of any provision brought into force by or under this section may, until 1 July 2006, be subject to the Animal Products (Ancillary and Transitional Provisions) Act 1999.

    Section 1(3): Part 2 brought into force, on 20 November 2000, by the Animal Products Act Commencement Order 2000 (SR 2000/206).

    Section 1(5): amended, on 26 September 2002, by section 3 of the Animal Products Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 29).