This order is administered in the New Zealand Forest Service.
PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following order.
2 Commencement of Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977
This order may be cited as the Forest and Rural Fires Act Commencement Order 1979.
The Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977 shall come into force on the 1st day of April 1979.
P G MILLEN,
Clerk of the Executive Council.
Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.
Date of notification in Gazette: 1 March 1979.