University of Otago Amendment Act 1961

2 Interpretation
  • In this Act and in the principal Ordinance, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    Assisted student means a foreign student who is in New Zealand to study under an assistance programme administered by the New Zealand Government

    Assisted student, Domestic student, Exempt student and Foreign student: these definitions were inserted, as from 1 January 1990, by section 47(2) Education Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 156).

    The Chancellor

    [Repealed]

    The Chancellor: this definition was repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990.

    The Council means the Council of the University of Otago constituted in accordance with Part 15 of the Education Act 1989

    The Council: this definition was amended, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60) by inserting the words constituted in accordance with Part 15 of the Education Act 1989.

    Domestic student means a person who is not a foreign student

    Assisted student, Domestic student, Exempt student and Foreign student: these definitions were inserted, as from 1 January 1990, by section 47(2) Education Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 156).

    Exempt student means a foreign student who—

    • (a) Is in New Zealand to study under an exchange programme approved by the New Zealand Government; or

    • (b) Is for the time being exempted under section 34B(2) of this Act:

    Assisted student, Domestic student, Exempt student and Foreign student: these definitions were inserted, as from 1 January 1990, by section 47(2) Education Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 156).

    Financial year

    [Repealed]

    Financial year and General course of study: these definitions were repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    foreign student means a person who is not a New Zealand citizen and is—

    • (a) a person to whom section 15 or 16 of the Immigration Act 2009 applies; or

    • (b) a person obliged by or under that Act or any other enactment to leave New Zealand immediately or within a specified time; or

    • (c) treated for the purposes of that Act as being unlawfully in New Zealand

    General course of study

    [Repealed]

    Financial year and General course of study: these definitions were repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    Lecturer means a member of the staff of the University of Otago who is in terms of his appointment an associate professor, a reader, a senior lecturer, or a lecturer of the University; and includes such other persons and classes of persons as the Council from time to time determines

    Minister means the Minister of the Crown for the time being responsible for the administration of this Act

    Minister: this definition was inserted, as from 1 January 1990, by section 47(2) Education Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 156).

    Personal course of study

    [Repealed]

    Personal course of study and The Pro-Chancellor: these definitions were repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    The Pro-Chancellor

    [Repealed]

    Personal course of study and The Pro-Chancellor: these definitions were repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    Professor means a professor of the University of Otago; but does not include an associate professor

    The Pro-Vice-Chancellor

    [Repealed]

    The Pro-Vice-Chancellor: this definition was inserted, as from 2 October 1977, by section 3 University of Otago Amendment Act 1977 and repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    The Registrar means the Registrar of the University of Otago

    Secretary means the chief executive of the Ministry of Education

    Secretary: this definition was inserted, as from 1 January 1990, by section 47(2) Education Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 156).

    The Senate

    [Repealed]

    The Senate and The Vice-Chancellor: these definitions were repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    The University means the University of Otago established by the principal Ordinance

    The Vice-Chancellor

    [Repealed]

    The Senate and The Vice-Chancellor: these definitions were repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

    Compare: 1946 No 25 s 2

    Section 2(1) foreign student: substituted, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 406(1) of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).

    Subsection (2) was inserted by section 47(3) Education Amendment Act 1989 (1989 No 156) and repealed, as from 1 January 1991, by section 50(4) Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).