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Contents (1979 - 203)
Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Current version for 1 January 2018 to date (accessed 18 January 2018 at 05:19)
Part 2 Division 2 Section 13
13   Secretary of Department of Planning and Environment
(1)    (Repealed)
(2)  The Secretary shall, in the exercise of any function conferred upon the Secretary by or under this Act (except in relation to the contents of a recommendation or report made by the Secretary to the Minister), be subject to the control and direction of the Minister.
(3)    (Repealed)
(4)  A reference in any Act or statutory instrument, or in any other instrument, to the Director of Environment and Planning or to the Director of Planning or to the Director-General of the Department of Urban Affairs and Planning is to be read as a reference to the Secretary.
(5)  A reference in any environmental planning instrument, or any regulation or other instrument made under this Act, to the Director is taken to be a reference to the Secretary.