2 Commencement

(1)

Part 1, subpart 3 of Part 2, and Part 4 (except section 77(2), (3), (4), (6), and (7)) come into force on the day after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

(2)

Subparts 1 and 2 of Part 2, Part 3, section 77(2), (3), (4), (6), and (7), and the Schedule come into force on the earlier of—

(a)

a date appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council:

(b)

1 July 2014.

(3)

One or more Orders in Council may be made under subsection (2) appointing different dates for different provisions.

Section 2(2)(a): subparts 1 and 2 of Part 2, Part 3, section 77(2), (3), (4), (6), and (7), and Schedule 1 (except the item relating to the Biosecurity Act 1993) brought into force, on 5 August 2013, by clause 2 of the Legislation Act Commencement Order 2013 (SR 2013/242).

Section 2(2)(a): the item relating to the Biosecurity Act 1993 in Schedule 1 brought into force, on 1 February 2014, by clause 2 of the Legislation Act Commencement Order (No 2) 2013 (SR 2013/479).