93A Use of special consultative procedure in relation to long-term plan

(1)

Where the special consultative procedure is used in relation to the adoption or amendment of a long-term plan under section 93

(a)

for the purpose of section 83(1)(a), instead of a statement of proposal and a summary of the information contained in the statement of proposal, a consultation document must be prepared and adopted in accordance with sections 93B to 93G; and

(b)

section 83 applies as if references to “the statement of proposal” or “the proposal” or a “summary” were references to the consultation document.

(2)

To avoid doubt, a draft long-term plan must not be used as an alternative to the consultation document.

Section 93A: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 31 of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).