Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956

  • repealed
  • Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956: repealed, on 20 September 2007, by section 7(1) of the Cook Islands Amendment Act 2007 (2007 No 49).

Reprint
as at 20 September 2007

Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956

Public Act1956 No 27
Date of assent25 October 1956
  • Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956: repealed, on 20 September 2007, by section 7(1) of the Cook Islands Amendment Act 2007 (2007 No 49).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This Act is administered in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.


An Act to amend the Cook Islands Act 1915

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Cook Islands Act 1915 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

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  • [Repealed]

    Section 3 was repealed, as from 1 January 1967, by section 2(3) Cook Islands Amendment Act 1966 (1966 No 39).

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9
  • [Repealed]

    Section 9 was repealed, as from 5 December 1962, by section 11(3) Cook Islands Amendment Act 1962 (1962 No 40).

10 Effect of orders on interests in Native land
  • (1) This subsection inserted s 465A in the principal Act.

    (2) This section shall be deemed to have come into force on the 27th day of October 1955 (being the date of the passing of the Adoption Act 1955).

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  • [Repealed]

    Section 12 was repealed, as from 1 January 1967, by section 2(3) Cook Islands Amendment Act 1966 (1966 No 39).

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14 Rehearing of order made relating to Islet of Te-Au-O-Tu
  • (1) Notwithstanding anything in subsection (1) of section 32 of the Cook Islands Amendment Act 1946 or in any other enactment, the Native Appellate Court is hereby authorised and empowered, on application in writing being made to it in that behalf by or on behalf of any of the petitioners within one year from the passing of this Act, to inquire into the matters set forth in the petition to the House of Representatives numbered 9 of 1953 relating to the ownership of the Islet of Te-Au-O-Tu.

    (2) Where on any such application the Native Appellate Court grants or directs a rehearing of any matter set forth in that petition, the provisions of subsections (2) to (8) of section 32 of the Cook Islands Amendment Act 1946 shall apply as if application for a rehearing of the matter had been made within the time specified in subsection (1) of that section.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956. It incorporates all the amendments to the Cook Islands Amendment Act 1956 as at 20 September 2007. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see "Making online legislation official" under "Status of legislation on this site" in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint
(most recent first)
  • Cook Islands Amendment Act 2007 (2007 No 49): section7(1)