Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Notice 2000

Version as at 13 April 2022

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Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Notice 2000

(SR 2000/174)

Note

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This notice is administered by the Ministry of Health.

Pursuant to sections 5A and 31(1) of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975, the Minister of Health gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Notice 2000.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 20 October 2000.

3 Approved laboratories

The following laboratories are approved for the purposes of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975:

(a)

the laboratory of the Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited situated at Hampstead Road, Auckland:

(b)

the laboratory of the Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited situated at Kenepuru Drive, Porirua:

(c)

the laboratory of the Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited situated at Creyke Road, Ilam, Christchurch.

4 Analysts in charge

(1)

Kevan Arthur John Walsh, MSc (Hons), is designated as the analyst in charge of the approved laboratory referred to in clause 3(a).

(2)

Matthew Robert Hosking, BSc, is designated as the analyst in charge of the approved laboratory referred to in clause 3(b).

(3)

Gary Gillespie, BSc (Hons), MSc, is designated as the analyst in charge of the approved laboratory referred to in clause 3(c).

Clause 4(1): amended, on 10 February 2017, by clause 4 of the Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Amendment Notice 2017 (LI 2017/8).

Clause 4(2): amended, on 13 April 2022, by clause 4(1) of the Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Amendment Notice 2022 (SL 2022/105).

Clause 4(3): amended, on 13 April 2022, by clause 4(2) of the Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Amendment Notice 2022 (SL 2022/105).

5 Withdrawal of approval of laboratory

The approval under section 5A of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 of the laboratory of the Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited at Gracefield Road, Lower Hutt is withdrawn.

6 Consequential revocations

The following notices are revoked:

(a)

Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Notice 1993 (SR 1993/374):

(b)

Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Notice 1993, Amendment No 1 (SR 1996/77):

(c)

Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Amendment Notice 2000 (SR 2000/125).

Dated at Wellington this 6th day of September 2000.

Annette King,
Minister of Health.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2019.

Date of notification in Gazette: 14 September 2000.

Notes
1 General

This is a consolidation of the Misuse of Drugs (Approved Laboratories and Analysts in Charge) Notice 2000 that incorporates the amendments made to the legislation so that it shows the law as at its stated date.

2 Legal status

A consolidation is taken to correctly state, as at its stated date, the law enacted or made by the legislation consolidated and by the amendments. This presumption applies unless the contrary is shown.

Section 78 of the Legislation Act 2019 provides that this consolidation, published as an electronic version, is an official version. A printed version of legislation that is produced directly from this official electronic version is also an official version.

3 Editorial and format changes

The Parliamentary Counsel Office makes editorial and format changes to consolidations using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019. See also PCO editorial conventions for consolidations.