Supplementary Order Paper No 187

No 187

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Thursday, 20 March 2008

Biosecurity and Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Legislation Amendment Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 2 Bills

Hon Jim Anderton, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and Part 1 be a separate Bill, and that for the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and the Part 1 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Biosecurity Amendment Act (No 4) 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 2 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 2 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act (No 2) 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper divides the Biosecurity and Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Legislation Amendment Bill into the following 2 Bills:

  • Biosecurity Amendment Bill (No 4):

  • Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Bill (No 2).