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General Section
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Declaration Extending State of Local Emergency

Pursuant to section 71 of the Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002, I, Neville Mark Gray Cook, extend the state of local emergency declared at 2.20pm on 4 February 2020 for the Southland Civil Defence Region owing to the Southland wide flood event.

The state of local emergency is extended for 7 days. It will take effect immediately from the time the initial declaration of the state of emergency (or the last extension) was to expire.

Declared by: N. M. G. Cook.

Designation: Person appointed and authorised by the Civil Defence Emergency Management Group to declare a state of local emergency for its area.

Time and Date of Declaration: 11.45am on Monday 10 February 2020.