Supplementary Order Paper No 43

No 43

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 8 September 2009

Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Bill

Proposed amendments

Dr Russel Norman, in Committee, to move the following amendments:

Clause 68

To omit clause 68.

Clause 131

To omit clause 131.

Clause 133

To omit clause 133.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper removes clauses 68, 131 and 133. Clause 68 which will reduce public notification of consent applications. Clause 131 will reduce the ability for organisations representing the public interest to join a case under s274 of the Act. Clause 133 will create a financial barrier to access the Environment Court by allowing the Court to award security for costs, respectively.