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Water Management Act 2000 No 92
Current version for 1 July 2019 to date (accessed 18 October 2019 at 22:06)
Chapter 9 Section 397
397   Exclusion of personal liability
(1)  An act or omission of:
(a)  the Minister or the Secretary, or
(b)  a prescribed authority, or a member of a prescribed authority, or
(c)  a member of staff of the Department or of a prescribed authority, or
(d)  a person acting under the direction of a person referred to in paragraph (a), (b) or (c),
does not subject the Minister, Secretary, member of staff or person so acting personally to any action, liability, claim or demand if the act or omission was done, or omitted to be done, in good faith for the purpose of executing this Act.
(2)  In this section, prescribed authority means:
(a)  the Ministerial Corporation, or
(b)    (Repealed)
(c)  the Water Investment Trust, or the Board of Trustees of the Water Investment Trust, or
(d)  a management committee, or
(e)  a water supply authority, or
(f)  a private irrigation board, or
(g)  a private drainage board, or
(h)  a private water trust, or
(i)  an irrigation corporation.