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Name: Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 (1996 No. 30).
Country: New Zealand
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-06-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, No. 30, 252 p.
ISN: NZL-1996-L-44842
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, No. 30, 252 p.
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Abstract/Citation: Creates an Environmental Risk Management Authority charged with regulating the storing and transportation of hazardous substances, explosives, animals, and genetically altered organisms.
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