Biosecurity (National American Foulbrood Pest Management Strategy) Amendment Order 2003

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Biosecurity (National American Foulbrood Pest Management Strategy) Amendment Order 2003


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.


Pursuant to section 68 of the Biosecurity Act 1993, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on the 28th day after its notification in the Gazette.

3 Funding of strategy
  • Regulation 41 of the principal order is amended by omitting the words commodity levy paid under the Commodity Levies (Bee Products) Order 1996, and substituting the words levy paid under the Biosecurity (American Foulbrood - Apiary and Beekeeper Levy) Order 2003.

Diane Morcom,

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, which comes into force on the 28th day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, amends the way in which the National American Foulbrood pest management strategy (the strategy) is funded under the Biosecurity (National American Foulbrood Pest Management Strategy) Order 1998 (SR 1998/260).

Until its expiry on 1 December 2002, the Commodity Levies (Bee Products) Order 1996 (SR 1996/350) funded the strategy. The strategy will now be funded by an order made under section 90 of the Biosecurity Act 1993.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 October 2003.


  • 1 SR 1998/260