Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Amendment Act 2002

Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Amendment Act 2002

Public Act2002 No 55
Date of assent18 December 2002

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 Continuation of licences
  • Section 94 of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsection (1), and substituting the following subsection:

    • (1) If, before the commencement of this Act, the importation or manufacture of an animal remedy was licensed under section 21 of the Animal Remedies Act 1967, the holder of the licence may import, or manufacture, and sell the animal remedy in accordance with the terms and conditions of the licence until the close of the earliest of—

      • (a) the date that the licence expires in accordance with the terms and conditions of the licence; or

      • (b) the last day of a period of 3 years from the commencement of this Act; or

      • (c) the day before the date that the animal remedy is registered in accordance with regulations made under section 88.


Legislative history

12 December 2002Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 198-2), third reading