Resource Management Amendment Act 1997 Commencement Order 1998

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Resource Management Amendment Act 1997 Commencement Order 1998


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry for the Environment.


PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 1997, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order may be cited as the Resource Management Amendment Act 1997 Commencement Order 1998.

2 Commencement of remaining provisions of Resource Management Amendment Act 1997

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings into force, on 20 August 1998, the remaining provisions of the Resource Management Amendment Act 1997.

These sections relate to the implementation of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 (MARPOL) and the 1996 Protocol to the Convention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter, 1972 (The London Dumping Convention).


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 July 1998.