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This is a regulation of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Registered 21 Dec 2015

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

POUNDS REGULATIONS

 

[Consolidated as at 21 April 1986

on the authority of the Administrator

and in accordance with

the Enactments Reprinting Act 1980]

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TABLE OF PROVISIONS

 

         1.      Short title

      1A.      Principal Act

         2.      Persons impounding stock

         3.      Notice of impounding of stock

         4.      Fees

         5.      Pound Book

                          Schedule


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

Pounds Regulations

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Short title

      1.         These Regulations may be cited as the Pounds Regulations.

Principal Act

      1A.      In these Regulations, “Act” means the Pounds Act 1934.

Persons impounding stock

      2.         Any person impounding any stock in a pound shall give notice to the poundkeeper thereof in accordance with Form 1 in the Schedule.

Notice of impounding of stock

      3.         A notice of the impounding of any stock not claimed by the owner or by some person on his behalf within 24 hours after being impounded shall be posted at the pound and on or near to the Court House, Norfolk Island, by the poundkeeper in accordance with Form 2 in the Schedule.

Fees

      4.         For the purposes of section 9 of the Act, the fees shall be, in respect of each animal impounded —

(a)        $20 for the first day or part of a day on which the animal is impounded; and

(b)        $10 for each day or part of a day, after that first day, during which the animal remains impounded.

Pound Book

      5.         The poundkeeper shall keep a Pound Book in accordance with Form 3 in the Schedule and shall make all entries therein without delay.  He shall pay all fees received and render a monthly return thereof to the Accountant, Norfolk Island Administration.


                                                                    SCHEDULE                                           Regulation 2

Form 1

                                                              NORFOLK ISLAND

Pounds Act 1934

The Poundkeeper

Norfolk island

I                                                          hereby inform you that on the            day of                     20  , I impounded at                           the following stock:

Kind of stock

No of stock

Colour and particular mark (if any)

Brand (if any) and place of brand

Name of owner or supposed owner*

Place where stock found trespassing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                 (Signed)

*If owner is not known state accordingly

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                                                                         Form 2                                                  Regulation 3

NORFOLK ISLAND

Pounds Act 1934

NOTICE OF IMPOUNDING

Impounded at ............................ the following stock:

Kind of stock

No of stock

Colour and particular mark (if any)

Brand (if any) and place of brand

Name of owner or supposed owner*

Place where stock found trespassing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If not claimed, will be sold on ........................

                ………......................

                                                                                                                         Signed (Poundkeeper)

*If owner is not known state accordingly

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                                                                         Form 3                                                  Regulation 5

                                              NORFOLK ISLAND

                                                                 Pounds Act 1934

                                                       FORM OF POUND BOOK

 

Impounded

Date and time

Description of stock, colour, etc, brands

By whom impounded

For what cause

Owner or supposed owner

Time and mode of giving notice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Released or sold

Amount received

Date and time

Whether released or sold

Sales

Fees

Signature of person receiving stock and paying fees

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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NOTES

The Pounds Regulations as shown in this Consolidation comprises Regulations 8 March 1935 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.

Enactment

Number and year

Date of commencement

Application saving or transitional provision

Pounds Regulations

1935

2.4.35

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pounds Regulations

1, 1973

30.8.73

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ordinances Citation Act 1976

11, 1976

25.11.76

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pounds (Amendment) Regulations 1984

5, 1984

23.8.84

 

 

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Table of Amendments

 

ad =    added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs =      repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

How affected

1A

ad

 1, 1973

 

 

am

11, 1976

 

4

rs

 1, 1973

 

 

am

 5, 1984

 

5

am

 1, 1973

 

Schedule

am

 1, 1973

 

 

am

11, 1976

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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