Animal Welfare Amendment Act 2000

Animal Welfare Amendment Act 2000

Public Act2000 No 51
Date of assent14 November 2000

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Animal Welfare Amendment Act 2000.

    (2) In this Act, the Animal Welfare Act 1999 is called the principal Act.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Interpretation
  • Section 2(1) of the principal Act is amended by inserting in paragraph (a) of the definition of the term trap, after the word mechanical, the words or adhesive.


Legislative history

9 November 2000Divided from the Statutes Amendment Bill (No 7) as reported from the Justice and Electoral Committee (Bill 334-A2), third reading