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Safety assurance for New Zealand dams proposed statutory requirements and procedures : discussion paper

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Published by Ministry of Commerce in Wellington .
Written in English



  • New Zealand.


  • Dams -- Safety regulations -- New Zealand.,
  • Flood control -- Law and legislation -- New Zealand.

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Statementproduced by the Industry Issues & Tariff Policy Group, Ministry of Commerce, Wellington, in conjunction with the Ministry for the Environment and the Department of Internal Affairs.
ContributionsNew Zealand. Industry Issues & Tariff Policy Group., New Zealand. Ministry for the Environment., New Zealand. Dept. of Internal Affairs.
The Physical Object
Pagination37 p. ;
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL744166M
ISBN 100478001991
LC Control Number97136923

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