Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2017

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Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2017

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 14th day of August 2017

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under section 2(3) of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2017.

2 Commencement of remaining provisions of Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015

The remaining provisions of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 that have not earlier been brought into force come into force on 1 December 2017.

Michael Webster,
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 1 December 2017, the provisions of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 that are not already in force. The Bill that became that Act was part of the Health and Safety Reform Bill.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 17 August 2017.

This order is administered by the Ministry for the Environment.