Biosecurity Amendment Act 2008


Biosecurity Amendment Act 2008

Public Act2008 No 6
Date of assent26 March 2008
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Biosecurity Amendment Act 2008.

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

3 Principal Act amended
4 Deputy chief technical officers
  • Section 102(2) is amended by inserting , including the power to appoint inspectors, authorised persons, and accredited persons after under this Act.

Legislative history

13 March 2008Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 147–1) by committee of the whole House, third reading
26 March 2008Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.