Dog Control Amendment Act 2003 Commencement Order 2006

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Dog Control Amendment Act 2003 Commencement Order 2006


Note

This order is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 31st day of July 2006

Pursuant to section 2(3) of the Dog Control Amendment Act 2003, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Dog Control Amendment Act 2003 Commencement Order 2006.

2 Commencement of section 23 of Dog Control Amendment Act 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 brings into force, on 30 September 2006, section 23 of the Dog Control Amendment Act 2003. Section 23 of the Act inserts a new section 35B into the Dog Control Act 1996. New section 35B authorises the Governor-General, by Order in Council made on the recommendation of the Minister of Local Government, to impose a levy on territorial authorities in each financial year to fund the costs of maintaining the national dog control information database.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 3 August 2006.