Tokelau Amendment Act 1976

Tokelau Amendment Act 1976

Public Act1976 No 122
Date of assent9 December 1976

Note

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


An Act to amend the Tokelau Islands Act 1948

BE IT ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Tokelau Amendment Act 1976, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Act heretofore known as the Tokelau Islands Act 1948 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Alteration of Short Titles of principal Act and amending Acts
3 References to Tokelau Islands in principal Act and other Acts to be read as references to Tokelau
  • (1) 

    (2) The Act heretofore known as the Tokelau Islands Amendment Act 1967 is hereby amended by—

    • (a) Omitting the word Islands from—

      • (a) Omitting the word Islands from—

        • (i) [Repealed]

        • (ii) [Repealed]

        • (iii) The definition of the term public purposes in section 18(1), and section 24(4).

    (3) [Repealed]

    (4) The said Tokelau Islands Amendment Act 1967 is hereby further amended by omitting the words the Tokelau Islands from—

    • (a) [Repealed]

    • (b) Sections 18 (except in the definition of the term public purposes in subsection (1)), 19, 20, 21, 22, 24 (except in subsection (4)), 25 and 26(1),—

    and substituting in each case the word Tokelau.

    (5) The Act heretofore known as the Tokelau Islands Amendment Act 1970 is hereby amended by omitting the words the Tokelau Islands from sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 (except where they first occur in subsection (5)), 10(4), and 12(1), and substituting in each case the word Tokelau.

    (6) Section 9(5) of the said Tokelau Islands Amendment Act 1970 is hereby further amended by omitting the word Islands where it first occurs.

    (7) Section 2(3) of the Act heretofore known as the Tokelau Islands Amendment Act 1974 is hereby amended by omitting the words the Tokelau Islands in both places where they occur, and substituting in each case the word Tokelau.

    (8) Every reference to the Tokelau Islands in every enactment not referred to in the foregoing provisions of this section in force at the passing of this Act or in any rule, regulation, order, or other document of any kind whatsoever in force at the passing of this Act shall after the passing of this Act be read as a reference to Tokelau.

    Subsection (2)(i) and (ii) were repealed, and (2)(iii) was substituted, as from 1 July 2001, by section 3(2) Tokelau Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 49). See section 3(4) and (5) of that Act as to the savings provisions. See the Tokelau (Employer for Tokelau Public Service) Order 2001 (SR 2001/98), which had the effect of bringing sections 3 to 5 of the Amendment Act into force.

    Subsections (3) and (4)(a) were repealed, as from 1 July 2001, by section 3(1)(c) Tokelau Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 49). See section 3(4) and (5) of that Act as to the savings provisions. See the Tokelau (Employer for Tokelau Public Service) Order 2001 (SR 2001/98), which had the effect of bringing sections 3 to 5 of the Amendment Act into force.

    Subsection (4)(b) was amended, as from 1 July 2001, by section 3(3) Tokelau Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 49) by omitting the expression 8(3), 14(5)(a),. See section 3(4) and (5) of that Act as to the savings provisions. See the Tokelau (Employer for Tokelau Public Service) Order 2001 (SR 2001/98), which had the effect of bringing sections 3 to 5 of the Amendment Act into force.