Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996

Summary

Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996
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New Zealand Parliament
  • Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996
Royal assent10 June 1996
Related legislation
Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (Genetically Modified Organisms) Amendment Act 2002

Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (Approvals and Enforcement) Amendment Act 2005

Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2010
Status: Current legislation

The Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act (HSNO) is an Act of Parliament passed in New Zealand in 1996. The New Zealand Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) administers the Act.

External links

  • Text of the Act
  • Hazardous Substances and New Organisms at the Ministry of Environment
  • Environmental Protection Authority (EPA New Zealand)