Biosecurity (Forms) Amendment Regulations 1998

1998/350

Biosecurity (Forms) Amendment Regulations 1998


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.


PURSUANT to section 165(x) of the Biosecurity Act 1993, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) These regulations may be cited as the Biosecurity (Forms) Amendment Regulations 1998, and are part of the Biosecurity (Forms) Regulations 19951 (the principal regulations).

    (2) These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

2 Certain forms prescribed
  • Regulation 3 of the principal regulations is amended—

    • (a) By omitting the expression (1):

    • (b) By omitting from the last paragraph the expression (b), and substituting the expression (d).

3 Amendments to forms
  • (1) Form A in the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended—

    • (a) By inserting, after the words TO ENTER in the heading of that Form, the words AND INSPECT:

    • (b) By inserting, after the words to enter in the text of that Form, the words and inspect:

    • (c) By omitting the third and fourth bullet point items, and substituting the following item:

      • risk goods.

    (2) Form B in the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after the word inspector wherever it appears, the words or authorised person.

    (3) Paragraph 1 of the Notes of Form C in the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the words Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, and substituting the words Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.

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 the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, correct a minor error in the Biosecurity (Forms) Regulations 1995 and make minor changes to the forms in those regulations. The changes are a consequence of the changes made to the Biosecurity Act 1993 by the Biosecurity Amendment Act 1997 and the change made to the name of the Ministry.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 19 November 1998.


  • 1 SR 1995/129