71 Minister may suspend, amend, or revoke RMA document, council plan, etc

(1)

This section applies if the Minister has decided to exercise the power under this section in accordance with section 69.

(2)

The Minister may, by notice in the Gazette, suspend, amend, or revoke all or part of any of the following, so far as they relate to any area within greater Christchurch:

(a)

an RMA document:

(b)

a plan or policy of a council under the Local Government Act 2002, except a funding impact statement in an annual plan or a long-term plan:

(c)

a regional land transport plan under the Land Transport Management Act 2003:

(d)

all or any of the following:

(i)

general policies approved under section 17C of the Conservation Act 1987 and general policies approved under section 15A of the Reserves Act 1977:

(ii)

conservation management strategies approved under section 17F of the Conservation Act 1987:

(iii)

conservation management plans approved under section 17G of the Conservation Act 1987, or under section 40B of the Reserves Act 1977, or under section 14E of the Wildlife Act 1953:

(iv)

management plans approved under section 41 of the Reserves Act 1977 (with the exception of the Hagley Park Management Plan):

(v)

any other management plan for a reserve under any other enactment:

(e)

a bylaw made under any Act.

(3)

The Minister may, by notice in the Gazette,—

(a)

revoke any changes or variations approved to a plan under the Conservation Act 1987, the Land Transport Management Act 2003, the Local Government Act 2002, the Reserves Act 1977, or the Wildlife Act 1953 (but not changes or variations to the Hagley Park Management Plan under the Reserves Act 1977); or

(b)

impose a moratorium on further changes or variations for a specified period.

(4)

The Minister may, by notice in the Gazette, vary or revoke a notice given under subsection (2) or (3).

(5)

No compensation is payable under this Act in respect of any action taken under this section.

Compare: 2011 No 12 s 27