Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1993

  • revoked
  • Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1993: revoked, on 2 July 2001, by section 86(2) of the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997 (1997 No 87).

Reprint
as at 2 July 2001

Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1993

(SR 1993/326)

Catherine A Tizard, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 4th day of October 1993

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

  • Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1993: revoked, on 2 July 2001, by section 86(2) of the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997 (1997 No 87).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 76 of the Pesticides Act 1979, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) These regulations may be cited as the Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1993.

    (2) These regulations shall come into force on 1 December 1993.

2 Interpretation
  • In these regulations, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    organotin means a substance that is characterised by at least one direct carbon-tin bond; and includes tributyltin and triphenyltin.

3 Sale of organotin antifouling paints prohibited
  • No person shall sell any antifouling paint that contains an organotin active ingredient.

4 Use of organotin antifouling paints prohibited
  • No person shall apply or cause to be applied any antifouling paint that contains an organotin active ingredient.

5 Offences
  • Every person commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding $2,000 and, where the offence is a continuing one, to a further fine not exceeding $200 for every day or part of a day on which the offence has continued, who contravenes regulation 3 or regulation 4.

6 Revocation
  • The Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1989 (SR 1989/167) are hereby consequentially revoked.

Marie Shroff
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 1 December 1993, prohibit the sale and use of all antifouling paint that contains an organotin active ingredient.

The Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1989, which impose restrictions on the sale and use of organotin antifouling paints, are consequentially revoked.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 7 October 1993.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Pesticides (Organotin Antifouling Paints) Regulations 1993. The eprint incorporates all the amendments to the regulations as at 2 July 2001. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 1 July 2001.

    Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions that cannot be compiled in the eprint are also included, after the principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997 (1997 No 87): section 86(2)