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Lands, Surveys and Environment Amendment Act 2015 (No. 45 of 2015).

Country/Territory
Samoa
Document type
Legislation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend the Lands, Surveys and Environment Act 1989 (“principal Act”).
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil, Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Institution Inspection
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Oceania, Polynesia, Small Island Developing States, South Pacific
Abstract

This Act amends the Lands, Surveys and Environment Act 1989 with respect to (appointment of) authorised officers for purposes of the principal Act. The Chief Executive Officer may appoint officers or employees of the Ministry or other persons, as authorised officers for the purposes of this Act. An enforcement officer of the Land Transport Authority shall be treated as authorised officer. This Act also provides that all references to “Conservation Officer” under the principal Act or any other enactment are amended to “authorised officer”.

Full text
English
Website
www.palemene.ws

References - Legislation

Amends

Lands, Surveys and Environment Act 1989.

Legislation | Samoa | 1990 (2015)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, Coastal zone management, Fishery management and conservation, Land reform, Land tenure, Expropriation, Public land, Lease, Survey/mapping, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Freshwater pollution, Protected area, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX