Chatham Islands Council Act 1995

2 Interpretation
  • In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    council-controlled organisation has the meaning set out in section 6(1) of the Local Government Act 2002

    council dues means the dues authorised by section 14 to be levied by the Chatham Islands Council

    former council means the Chatham Islands County Council

    generally accepted accounting practice has the meaning given to it by section 5(1) of the Local Government Act 2002

    goods

    • (a) means all kinds of property; and

    • (b) includes animals; but

    • (c) does not include ships' stores or aircraft stores

    ship

    • (a) means every description of vessel, boat, ferry, or craft used in navigation, whether or not it has any means of propulsion, and regardless of that means; and

    • (b) includes a barge

    member, in relation to the Chatham Islands Council, includes the Mayor.

    Section 2 council-controlled organisation: inserted, on 1 July 2003, by section 262 of the Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84).

    Section 2 generally accepted accounting practice: substituted, on 1 July 2003, by section 262 of the Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84).