Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Current version for 28 November 2014 to date (accessed 20 December 2014 at 15:26)

86   Ministers and public authorities to implement threat abatement plans

(1)  Ministers and public authorities (including the Director-General) are to take any appropriate action available to them to implement those measures included in a threat abatement plan for which they are responsible and must not make decisions that are inconsistent with the provisions of a threat abatement plan.
(2)  If the implementation of a threat abatement plan affects a statutory discretion of a Minister or public authority, this section does not operate to exclude the discretion, but the Minister or authority must take the plan into account.
(3)  This section does not operate to require or authorise any action by a Minister or public authority that is inconsistent with any statutory or other legal obligation of the Minister or public authority.
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