Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind Act 2002

  • repealed
  • Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind Act 2002: repealed, on 30 August 2016, by section 3 of the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind Act Repeal Act 2016 (2016 No 2 (P)).

Preamble

(1)

The Royal New Zealand Foundation for the Blind is a body corporate constituted by the Royal New Zealand Foundation for the Blind Act 1963:

(2)

The Royal New Zealand Foundation for the Blind Act 1963 consolidated and amended the New Zealand Foundation for the Blind Act 1955 and its amendments:

(3)

The Foundation wishes—

(a)

to clarify its status as a body that is controlled primarily by, and operates for the benefit of, people who are blind and vision impaired:

(b)

to modernise its structure, giving it characteristics of an incorporated society:

(c)

to provide for the possible future registration of the Foundation as a society incorporated under the Incorporated Societies Act 1908:

(4)

The objects of this Act cannot be achieved without the authority of Parliament.