(1) Where on the determination of any appeal either party is ordered to pay costs,—
(a) the order as to costs shall, in the case of an appeal under Part 4 of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957, be included in the certificate of the decision transmitted in accordance with section 134 of that Act, and, except where the party ordered to pay costs is the Crown, or a person acting for or on behalf of the Crown, be enforceable as if it were a fine imposed by the District Court:
(2) Despite subsection (1), if, on the determination of any appeal to which a Crown organisation convicted of an offence against the Building Act 1991, the Building Act 2004, the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992, or the Resource Management Act 1991 is a party, the Crown organisation is ordered to pay costs, the order as to costs is enforceable as if it were a fine imposed on the Crown organisation by the District Court.
Compare: 1957 No 87 s 142
Section 10(1)(a): amended, on 1 April 1980, pursuant to section 18(2) of the District Courts Amendment Act 1979 (1979 No 125).
Section 10(2): inserted, on 18 October 2002, by section 22 of the Crown Organisations (Criminal Liability) Act 2002 (2002 No 37).
Section 10(2): amended, on 1 October 2009, by section 162(4) of the Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Act 2009 (2009 No 31).
Section 10(2): amended, on 31 March 2005, by section 414 of the Building Act 2004 (2004 No 72).