Biosecurity (Deer and Other Testing Costs) Amendment Regulations 2013

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Biosecurity (Deer and Other Testing Costs) Amendment Regulations 2013

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 20th day of May 2013

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 165 of the Biosecurity Act 1993, 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 Biosecurity (Deer and Other Testing Costs) Amendment Regulations 2013.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 July 2013.

3 Principal regulations
4 Regulation 2 amended (Interpretation)
  • (1) In regulation 2(1), revoke the definition of Board.

    (2) In regulation 2(1), insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

    TBfree New Zealand means TBfree New Zealand Limited.

5 Regulation 3 amended (Matters for which costs are recoverable)
  • (1) In regulation 3(1), replace the Board with TBfree New Zealand.

    (2) In regulation 3(2)(b), replace the Board with TBfree New Zealand (or, if notified before 1 July 2013, by or on behalf of the Animal Health Board (Incorporated)).

6 Regulation 6 amended (Waiver or refund of costs)
  • In regulation 6, replace the Board with TBfree New Zealand in each place.

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 1 July 2013, amend the Biosecurity (Deer and Other Testing Costs) Regulations 1998. References to the Animal Health Board (Incorporated) are replaced with references to TBfree New Zealand Limited, which is the new management agency for the purposes of the Biosecurity (National Bovine Tuberculosis Pest Management Plan) Order 1998.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 May 2013.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.