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Forestry Laws Amendment Act, No. 35 of 2005
To amend the National Forests Act, 1998, so as to delete certain words, phrases or expressions for clarity; to allow for an exemption for the use and handling of protected trees and their products; to anthorise the Minister to establish a trust in respect of State forests under certain circumstances; to enable the Minister to pay lease money in respect of such State forests into a trust account; to provide for such money to be paid to certain beneficiaries: to extend the Minister’s regulatory powers; and to provide for further criminal sanctions in respect of certain activities in forests; to amend the National Veld and Forest Fire Act, 1998, so as to provide for a fire danger rating which is more dangerous than “high”; and to extend the Minister’s regulatory powers; to repeal the Wattle Bark Industry Act, 1960, so as to effect deregulation of the wattle bark industry; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
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