Wildlife Amendment Act 1996

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1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Wildlife Amendment Act 1996, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Wildlife Act 1953 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

    (2) Sections 2(1), 3, and 8 of this Act shall come into force on the 1st day of July 1996.

    (3) Section 6 of this Act shall come into force on a date to be fixed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    (4) Except as provided in subsections (2) and (3) of this section, this Act shall come into force on the day on which it receives the Royal assent.