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Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Current version for 25 August 2017 to date (accessed 23 September 2017 at 08:17)
Part 3 Division 2
Division 2 SEPPs
37   Governor may make environmental planning instruments (SEPPs)
(1)  The Governor may make environmental planning instruments for the purpose of environmental planning by the State. Any such instrument may be called a State environmental planning policy (or SEPP).
(2)  Without limiting subsection (1), an environmental planning instrument may be made by the Governor to make provision with respect to any matter that, in the opinion of the Minister, is of State or regional environmental planning significance or of environmental planning significance to a district within the meaning of Part 3B.
38   Consultation requirements
Before recommending the making of an environmental planning instrument by the Governor, the Minister is to take such steps, if any, as the Minister considers appropriate or necessary:
(a)  to publicise an explanation of the intended effect of the proposed instrument, and
(b)  to seek and consider submissions from the public on the matter.
 See also section 34A.
39   (Repealed)