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Forestry (Amendment) Act 1997 (No. 11 of 1997).

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Source

Abstract
Amendments of the principal Act concern timber cutting operations, offences relating to timber cutting, utilisation operations agreements and interventions of the Minister, transfer of a timber licence, granting of a permit to the holder of a valid timber licence to cut trees on land which is currently subject to a utilisation operations agreement, a memorandum of agreement with the Minister specifying obligations of the licence holder and those of the government relating to the utilisation operations, registration of mobile saw-milling operations, suspension of utilisation operations in areas where serious dispute over land ownership exists, the power of minister to specify minimum log royalties, preparation by the Director of a Code of Logging Practice, introduction of a sandalwood management charge, and sandalwood operation licences.
Long title of text
An Act to amend the Forestry Act [CAP. 147].
Date of text
Repealed
Yes
Serial Imprint
Vanuatu Sessional Legislation 1997.
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
Yes
Amends