Police Act 1958

  • repealed
  • Police Act 1958: repealed, on 1 October 2008, by section 130(4) of the Policing Act 2008 (2008 No 72).
2 Interpretation
  • In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    Appropriate service organisation, in relation to any member or class of members of the Police, means the service organisation that covers that member or those members

    Arbitration Commission

    [Repealed]

    Arbitration Commission: this definition was repealed, as from 15 May 1991, by section 2(1) Police Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 29).

    Chief of the Employment Relations Authority means the Chief of the Employment Relations Authority appointed under section 166(1)(a) of the Employment Relations Act 2000

    Chief of the Employment Relations Authority: this definition was inserted, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    Chief of the Employment Tribunal

    [Repealed]

    Chief of the Employment Tribunal: this definition was inserted, as from 15 May 1991, by section 2(2) Police Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 29).

    Chief of the Employment Tribunal: this definition was substituted by a definition of the term Chief of the Employment Relations Authority, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    Commissioned officer means any person appointed under this Act as a commissioned officer of Police

    Commissioner means the Commissioner of Police appointed under this Act

    Employment includes any office held as a member of the Police

    Employment Court means the Employment Court constituted under the Employment Relations Act 2000

    Employment Court: this definition was inserted, as from 15 May 1991, by section 2(2) Police Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 29).

    Employment Court: this definition was substituted, as from 2 October 2000 by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    Employment Relations Authority means the Employment Relations Authority established by section 156 of the Employment Relations Act 2000

    Employment Relations Authority: this definition was inserted, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    Employment Tribunal

    [Repealed]

    Employment Tribunal: this definition was inserted, as from 15 May 1991, by section 2(2) Police Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 29).

    Employment Tribunal: this definition was substituted by a definition of the term Employment Relations Authority, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    medical practitioner means a health practitioner who is, or is deemed to be, registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand continued by section 114(1)(a) of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 as a practitioner of the profession of medicine

    medical practitioner: this definition was inserted, as from 18 September 2004, by section 175(1) Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 (2003 No 48). See sections 178 to 227 of that Act as to the transitional provisions.

    Member of the Employment Relations Authority means a member of the Employment Relations Authority who holds office under section 166(1) of the Employment Relations Act 2000; and includes a temporary member appointed under section 172 of that Act

    Member of the Employment Relations Authority: this definition was inserted, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    Member of the Employment Relations Authority means a member of the Employment Relations Authority who holds office under section 166(1) of the Employment Relations Act 2000; and includes a temporary member appointed under section 172 of that Act

    Member of the Employment Relations Authority: this definition was substituted for a definition of the term Member of the Employment Tribunal, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    Member of the Employment Tribunal

    [Repealed]

    Member of the Employment Tribunal: this definition was inserted, as from 15 May 1991, by section 2(2) Police Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 29).

    Member of the Employment Tribunal: this definition was substituted by a definition of the term Member of the Employment Relations Authority, as from 2 October 2000, by section 240 Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

    member of the Government Superannuation Fund Police Sub-Scheme means a member of the police who is a member of the Government Superannuation Fund subject to Part 6A of the Government Superannuation Fund Act 1956

    member of the Government Superannuation Fund Police Sub-Scheme: this definition was inserted, as from 1 January 2002, by section 62(1) Human Rights Amendment Act 2001 (2001 No 96).

    Minister means the Minister in Charge of Police

    Non-commissioned officer means a member of the Police above the rank of constable and below the rank of commissioned officer

    The Police means the Police of New Zealand; and includes all members of either sex appointed to the Police under this Act

    Police dog means a dog which has successfully completed a course of instruction at the Police Dog Training School and which has qualified to be used for police duties

    Police dog: this definition was inserted, as from 1 July 1996, by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 16).

    Police dog handler means a member of the New Zealand Police who has successfully completed a course of instruction at the Police Dog Training School and who is thereby qualified to perform duties as a police dog handler

    Police dog handler: this definition was inserted, as from 1 July 1996, by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 16).

    Police Gazette means the New Zealand Police Gazette published by the Commissioner in accordance with section 61 of this Act; and includes any supplement to the Police Gazette

    psychologist means a health practitioner who is, or is deemed to be, registered with the Psychologists Board continued by section 114(1)(a) of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 as a practitioner of the profession of psychology.

    psychologist: this definition was inserted, as from 18 September 2004, by section 175(1) Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 (2003 No 48). See sections 178 to 227 of that Act as to the transitional provisions.

    Service organisation includes the New Zealand Police Officers Guild Incorporated, the New Zealand Police Association Incorporated, and any other organisation from time to time prescribed by regulations under this Act as representing members of the Police or of any class or classes of members of the Police

    State services superannuation scheme means any superannuation scheme to which members of the Police may belong or are required to belong, being a superannuation scheme—

    State services superannuation scheme: this definition was inserted, as from 1 July 1992, by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1992 (1992 No 63)

    Union

    [Repealed]

    Union: this definition was repealed, as from 15 May 1991, by section 2(3) Police Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 29).

    Date of settlement: this definition in the original section 2 was inserted, as from 11 October 1978, by section 2(1) Police Amendment Act 1978.

    Higher Salaries Commission: this definition in the original section 2 was inserted, as from 11 October 1978, by section 2(1) Police Amendment Act 1978.

    Police Gazette: this definition in the original section 2 was inserted, as from 11 October 1978, by section 2(2) Police Amendment Act 1978.

    Public Sector Tribunal: this definition in the original section 2 was inserted, as from 11 October 1978, by section 2(3) Police Amendment Act 1978.

    Public Sector Tribunal: this definition in the original section 2 was repealed, as from 1 August 1987, by section 347(1) Labour Relations Act 1987 (1987 No 77).

    Ranges of rates of remuneration: this definition in the original section 2 were inserted, as from 1 August 1987, by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1987 (1987 No 125).

    Remuneration: this definition in the original section 2 were inserted, as from 1 August 1987, by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1987 (1987 No 125).

    Tribunal: this definition in the original section 2 was inserted by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1965.

    Tribunal: this definition in the original section 2 was substituted, as from 1 August 1987, by section 347(2) Labour Relations Act 1987 (1987 No 77).

    Section 2 was substituted, as from 19 December 1989, by section 2 Police Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 138).