Biosecurity (Response—Apples and Pears Levy) Amendment Order 2020

2020/229

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Biosecurity (Response—Apples and Pears Levy) Amendment Order 2020

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 24th day of August 2020

Present:
The Right Hon Jacinda Ardern presiding in Council

This order is made under section 100ZB of the Biosecurity Act 1993

(a)

on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister for Biosecurity made after being satisfied of the matter described in section 100ZB(6) of that Act.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Biosecurity (Response—Apples and Pears Levy) Amendment Order 2020.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 28 August 2020.

3 Principal order

This order amends the Biosecurity (Response—Apples and Pears Levy) Order 2020 (the principal order).

4 Clause 3 amended (Interpretation)

In clause 3, replace the definition of levy year with:

levy year means—

(a)

for the first levy year, the period starting on 10 August 2020 and ending on 31 July 2021; and

(b)

for each subsequent levy year, the period of 12 months that starts on 1 August and ends on 31 July

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 amends the Biosecurity (Response—Apples and Pears Levy) Order 2020. It comes into force on 28 August 2020. It replaces the definition of levy year in clause 3 of that order to correct the dates for the levy years.

This order is a confirmable instrument under section 47B of the Legislation Act 2012. It is revoked at the close of 31 December 2021, unless earlier confirmed by an Act of Parliament. That stated time is the applicable deadline under section 47C(1)(b) of that Act.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 August 2020.

This order is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.