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Noxious Weeds Act 1993 No 11
Current version for 4 June 2015 to date (accessed 23 April 2017 at 18:07)
Part 1
Part 1 Preliminary
1   Name of Act
This Act may be cited as the Noxious Weeds Act 1993.
2   Commencement
This Act commences on a day or days to be appointed by proclamation.
3   Objects of this Act
The objects of this Act are as follows:
(a)  to reduce the negative impact of weeds on the economy, community and environment of this State by establishing control mechanisms to:
(i)  prevent the establishment in this State of significant new weeds, and
(ii)  prevent, eliminate or restrict the spread in this State of particular significant weeds, and
(iii)  effectively manage widespread significant weeds in this State,
(b)  to provide for the monitoring of and reporting on the effectiveness of the management of weeds in this State.
4   Definitions
The Dictionary at the end of this Act contains definitions of words and expressions used in this Act.
5   Act binds Crown
This Act binds the Crown in right of New South Wales and, in so far as the legislative power of Parliament permits, the Crown in all its other capacities.
6   Notes
Matter appearing under the heading “Note” does not form part of this Act.