This bill seeks to modify legislative constraints in the Resource Management Act 1991, in light of the emergency situation following the Hurunui/Kaikōura earthquake of magnitude 7.8 on 14 November 2016, to ensure that efforts can be put into recovery, while providing that the underlying purposes of the Resource Management Act are met.
Royal Assent given 05 December 2016.
Enacted as the Hurunui/Kaikōura Earthquakes Emergency Relief Act 2016 (16/97)
|Bill type||Government bill|
|Introduced||29 November 2016|
|First reading||29 November 2016|
|Select Committee||Local Government and Environment Committee|
|Second reading||1 December 2016|
|Committee of the whole House||1 December 2016|
|Third reading||1 December 2016|
|Royal Assent||5 December 2016|
|Enacted as||Hurunui/Kaikōura Earthquakes Emergency Relief Act 2016 (16/97)|
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