Biosecurity Amendment Act 2009 Commencement Order 2010
Anand Satyanand, Governor-General
Order in Council
At Wellington this 22nd day of March 2010
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council
for Clerk of the Executive Council.
This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order brings the Biosecurity Amendment Act 2009 into force on 22 April 2010. The Biosecurity Amendment Act 2009 amends the provisions of the Biosecurity Act 1993 that provide for infringement offences so that infringement offences may be prescribed by regulations rather than specified in the Act.
Date of notification in Gazette: 25 March 2010.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.