Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Regulations 2008

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Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Regulations 2008

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 6th day of October 2008

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 67 of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Forest and Rural Fires Amendment Regulations 2008.

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

3 Principal regulations amended
  • These regulations amend the Forest and Rural Fires Regulations 2005.

4 Warrants of appointment for Principal Rural Fire Officers and Rural Fire Officers
  • Regulation 38(1) is amended by omitting 13(1) and substituting 13(1) or (3).

5 Schedule amended
  • Form 1 of the Schedule is amended by omitting section 13(1) and substituting section 13(1) or (3).

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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, amend regulation 38 and Form 1 of the Schedule of the Forest and Rural Fires Regulations 2005 to correct a minor drafting error.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 9 October 2008.

These regulations are administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.