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National Veld and Forest Fire Act 101 of 1998

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101 of 1998

The National Veld and Forest Fire Act 101 of 1998 intends:

  • to reform the law on veld and forest fires;
  • to repeal certain provisions of the Forest Act, 1984 [repealed in 2004]; and
  • to provide for related matters.

Commencement

  • 1 August 2003, Chapter 2 (Gazette 25301 of 5 August 2003)
  • 2 July 1999, Sections 12 and 13 (Gazette 20258 of 2 July 1999)
  • 1 April 1999 except Sections 3 to 13 and 38 (Gazette 19899 of 1 April 1999)

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