Marlborough Agricultural and Pastoral Association Empowering Act 1974

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Marlborough Agricultural and Pastoral Association Empowering Act 1974

Private Act1974 No 5
Date of assent2 November 1974
Commencement2 November 1974

Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.


An Act to enable the Marlborough Agricultural and Pastoral Association to dispose of certain land in the Borough of Blenheim and to enter into arrangements with the Blenheim Borough Council for the use of the land

  • Preamble

    Whereas the Marlborough Agricultural and Pastoral Association is registered as proprietor of an estate in fee simple in the land described in Schedules 1 and 2 which is situated within the Borough of Blenheim:

    And whereas the Association is a duly constituted society pursuant to the Agricultural and Pastoral Societies Act 1908:

    And whereas the Blenheim Borough Council desires to acquire the said land for recreational sport, parkland, and other purposes:

    And whereas the Association holds the land subject to the provisions of that Act which prohibits the intended sale of the land to the Council:

    And whereas at a special general meeting of the Association held in Blenheim on 21 September 1971 the Association requested the Council to apply for legislative authority to enable the Association to transfer the land to the Council on condition that the Association will continue to have the use thereof for a number of days each year without charge:

    And whereas the Association wishes to invest the proceeds of the sale of the land subject to certain restrictions:

    And whereas by virtue of section 7 of that Act the requisite authority enabling the Association to dispose of the proceeds of the sale of the land as it desires is attainable only by legislation.