Judicature Amendment Act 1977

Judicature Amendment Act 1977

Public Act1977 No 32
Date of assent7 October 1977

Note

This Act is administered in the Department of Justice.


An Act to amend the Judicature Act 1908

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 Judicature Amendment Act 1977, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Judicature Act 1908 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2
  • [Repealed]

    Section 2 was repealed, as from 11 October 1978, by section 2(2) Judicature Amendment Act 1978 (1978 No 55).

3
  • [Repealed]

    Section 3 was repealed, as from 6 November 1986, by section 9 Judicature Amendment Act 1986 (1986 No 93).

4 Order of subpoena
  • (1) 

    (2) 

    (3) [Repealed]

    (4) Every reference to a writ of subpoena in any other Act or in any regulation, rule, bylaw, order, or other enactment, or in any deed, instrument, notice, or other document whatsoever shall hereafter be read as a reference to an order of subpoena.

    (5) This section shall come into force on a date to be fixed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    Subsection 3 was repealed, as from 14 October 1981, by section 5(2)(c) Judicature Amendment Act 1981 (1981 No 40).

5
  • [Repealed]

    Section 5 was repealed, as from 13 December 1979, by section 7(3) Judicature Amendment Act 1979 (1979 No 124).

6
  • [Repealed]

    Section 6 was repealed, as from 13 December 1979, by section 8(2)(c) Judicature Amendment Act 1979 (1979 No 124).

7
8
9 Juries of 4 abolished
  • (1) This subsection inserted sections 19A and 19B in the principal Act.

    (2) [Repealed]

    (3) [Repealed]

    (4) [Repealed]

    (5) [Repealed]

    (6) The following enactments are hereby consequentially repealed:

    • (a) The Judicature Amendment Act (No 2) 1955:

    • (b) Section 4 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1960:

    • (c) Section 8 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1961:

    • (d) Section 3 of the Judicature Amendment Act (No 2) 1973:

    • (e) Section 3 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1974.

    Subsections (2) to (5) were repealed, as from 6 November 1986, by section 9 Judicature Amendment Act 1986 (1986 No 93).

Amendments of Judicature Amendment Act 1972

10 Interpretation
11 Application for review
12 Interim orders
13 Procedure
14 Powers of Judge to call conference and give directions
15 Meaning of convicted on indictment in Crimes Act amended
  • (1) This subsection amended section 3(c) Crimes Act 1961 (reprinted 1979, RS Vol 1, p 645.

    (2) This section shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st day of May 1977 (being the date of the commencement of section 153A of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957).