Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 2000

Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Act 2000

Public Act2000 No 68
Date of assent14 November 2000

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
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 adding the following subparagraphs to paragraph (c) of the definition of State area:

    • (viii) any easement acquired and held for conservation purposes under section 7(2) of the Conservation Act 1987:

    • (ix) any right of way or other easement acquired for the purposes of section 12 of the Reserves Act 1977 and held for those purposes under that Act.


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