Hazardous Substances (Health and Safety Reform Revocations) Regulations 2017

2017/233

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Hazardous Substances (Health and Safety Reform Revocations) Regulations 2017

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 14th day of August 2017

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under sections 74 to 76 and 140 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Hazardous Substances (Health and Safety Reform Revocations) Regulations 2017.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 1 December 2017.

3 Revocation of these regulations

These regulations are revoked on 1 January 2018.

4 Revocations

(1)

The regulations specified in Part 1 of the Schedule are revoked.

(2)

The regulations specified in Part 2 of the Schedule are revoked to the extent shown.

Schedule Revocations

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Michael Webster,
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 December 2017, revoke, in whole or in part, various regulations made under the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996. The revoked regulations are to be replaced either by notices issued by the Environmental Protection Authority or by the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017.

These regulations revoke themselves on 1 January 2018.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 17 August 2017.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.