Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2000

  • This version was reprinted on 13 May 2016 to make corrections to section 22(2)(c) under section 25(1)(j)(ii) and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Procedure for implementing strategy

13 Preparation of draft strategy

(1)

The Minister may direct the Authority—

(a)

to prepare a draft strategy for approval by the Minister; and

(b)

in preparing the draft strategy, to seek, from the persons listed in subsection (2), comments on the matters to be provided for in the strategy.

(2)

In preparing a draft strategy, the Minister or, if a direction is given to the Authority under subsection (1), the Authority must seek comments from—

(a)

such representatives, as the Minister or the Authority, as the case may require, considers appropriate, of—

(i)

industry and commerce:

(ii)

environmental and community organisations:

(iii)

Maori organisations:

(iv)

local authorities; and

(b)

the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.

(3)

The Minister or the Authority, as the case may require, may seek comments from any other person.