Department of Social Welfare Act 1971

  • repealed
  • Department of Social Welfare Act 1971: repealed, on 26 November 2018, by section 457(1) of the Social Security Act 2018 (2018 No 32).

Reprint as at 26 November 2018

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Department of Social Welfare Act 1971

Public Act
 
1971 No 60
Date of assent
 
25 November 1971
Commencement
 
see section 1(2)

Department of Social Welfare Act 1971: repealed, on 26 November 2018, by section 457(1) of the Social Security Act 2018 (2018 No 32).

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.

Contents

Title
1Short Title and commencement
2Interpretation [Repealed]
[Repealed]
3Department of Social Welfare [Repealed]
4Functions of department [Repealed]
5Powers of Minister [Repealed]
6Director-General of Social Welfare [Repealed]
6ADeputy Directors-General of Social Welfare [Repealed]
7Assistant Directors-General of Social Welfare [Repealed]
7ASocial Welfare Commission [Repealed]
7BTerm of office of members [Repealed]
7CExtraordinary vacancies [Repealed]
7DPresiding member [Repealed]
7EDeputies of members [Repealed]
7FMeetings of Commission [Repealed]
7GAdministrative services [Repealed]
7HFees and travelling allowances [Repealed]
7IFunctions of Commission [Repealed]
7JPowers of Commission [Repealed]
7KDistrict Executive Committees and Area Welfare Executive Committees [Repealed]
7LFunctions of District Executive Committees and Area Welfare Executive Committees [Repealed]
7MInstitution management committees [Repealed]
7NFunctions of institution management committees [Repealed]
8Social workers [Repealed]
9Honorary social workers [Repealed]
9ASocial welfare volunteers [Repealed]
10Other officers and employees of the department [Repealed]
11Delegation of powers by Minister [Repealed]
12Delegation of powers by Director-General [Repealed]
13Committees [Repealed]
14Regulations [Repealed]
15Administration of Part 1 of Social Security Act 1964
16Social Security Commission [Repealed]
17Acting Commissioners [Repealed]
18Consequential amendments
19Amendments to Family Benefits (Home Ownership) Act 1964
[Repealed]
20Amendments to War Pensions Act 1954 [Repealed]
[Repealed]
21Amendments to Child Welfare Act 1925 [Repealed]
[Repealed]
22Amendments to Infants Act 1908 [Repealed]
23Amendments to Adoption Act 1955
24Amendment to Maori Welfare Act 1962
[Repealed]
25Amendments to Matrimonial Proceedings Act 1963 [Repealed]
[Repealed]
26Amendments to Domestic Proceedings Act 1968 [Repealed]
27Amendments to Guardianship Act 1968
[Repealed]
28Amendment to Parliamentary Commissioner (Ombudsman) Act 1962 [Repealed]
29Amendments to State Services Act 1962
30General consequential amendments
Reprint notes

An Act to establish a Department of Social Welfare to provide for the development and administration of effective social welfare policies and social welfare services for New Zealand and to promote co-operation in and the co-ordination of social welfare activities