Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996

38E Duration of conditional release approval

(1)

A conditional release approval that expressly states that it does not expire expires on the close of the date on which the last control to which the approval relates expires.

(2)

In any other case, a conditional release approval expires on the earlier of the following:

(a)

the date of expiry (if any) specified in the approval; or

(b)

if no date of expiry is specified, 5 years after the date on which the approval is granted; or

(c)

the close of the date on which the last control to which the approval relates expires.

Section 38E: inserted, on 30 October 2003, by section 20 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2003 (2003 No 54).