Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Amendment Bill

  • enacted

Hon John Banks

Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Amendment Bill

Government Bill


As reported from the committee of the whole House


Bill note


1 Title

2 Commencement

3 Principal Act amended

4 Interpretation

5 Term of registration

6 Conditions on trade name products

7 Register of agricultural compounds

8 Director-General may approve operating plans

9 New section 32A inserted

10 New section 33 substituted

11 New Part 3A inserted

Recognition of agencies, persons, and classes of persons

Recognition process

Performance of specified functions and activities

Suspension of recognition

Withdrawal of recognition

Surrender of recognition

Public register of recognised agencies, recognised persons, and recognised classes

Miscellaneous matters

12 Offences

13 Power to prohibit person from importing, manufacturing, selling, or using trade name product or agricultural compound

14 Section 62 repealed

15 Protection of ACVM officers and recognised persons

16 Regulations

17 Director-General may set specifications and other detailed requirements

18 Right of review of registration decisions made under delegated authority

19 Consultation before making of Orders in Council

20 Transitional provision for persons recognised under principal Act

22 Privacy Act 1993 consequentially amended


Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: