National Animal Identification and Tracing Act Commencement Order 2012

2012/113

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National Animal Identification and Tracing Act Commencement Order 2012

Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Administrator of the Government

Order in Council

At Wellington this 5th day of June 2012

Present:
Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government in Council

Pursuant to sections 2 and 67 of the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012, Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council and on the recommendation of the Minister for Primary Industries, makes the following order.

Order

1 Title
  • This order is the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act Commencement Order 2012.

2 Commencement of certain provisions of National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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 certain provisions of the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012 into force on 1 July 2012. The provisions being brought into force are as follows:

  • section 26, which provides for the registration of persons in charge of NAIT animals:

  • section 29, which provides for the registration of the location where a person is in charge of NAIT animals:

  • section 30(1)(b), which provides for registration of NAIT animals with the NAIT organisation:

  • section 31, which requires the movement of NAIT animals between 2 NAIT locations to be declared to the NAIT organisation:

  • section 32, which requires certain declarations to be made about the death, loss, or export of NAIT animals:

  • section 33, which provides certain requirements about the accuracy and timeliness of information to be provided to the NAIT organisation:

  • Schedule 1, which specifies the species of NAIT animals, but only in relation to cattle.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 7 June 2012.

This order is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.