Judicature Amendment Act 1981

  • repealed
  • Judicature Amendment Act 1981: repealed, on 1 January 2018, pursuant to section 182 of the Senior Courts Act 2016 (2016 No 48).

Reprint as at 1 January 2018

Judicature Amendment Act 1981

Public Act
 
1981 No 40
Date of assent
 
14 October 1981
 

Judicature Amendment Act 1981: repealed, on 1 January 2018, pursuant to section 182 of the Senior Courts Act 2016 (2016 No 48).

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

This Act is administered by the Ministry 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 1981, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Judicature Act 1908 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2

(1)

This subsection substituted section 11, and inserted section 11A, of the principal Act.

(2)

The following enactments are hereby repealed:

(a)

Section 2 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1923:

(b)

Section 6 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1961.

3 Age of retirement

(1)

This subsection substituted section 13 of the principal Act.

(2)

Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section, any Judge who was in office on the 1st day of January 1981 (being the date of the commencement of section 2 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1980) and is still in office at the commencement of this Act may, at his option, continue in office until he attains the age of 72.

(3)

This subsection amended section 2(3) of the Judicature Amendment Act 1980.

(4)

The following enactments are hereby repealed:

(a)

Section 7 of the Judicature Amendment Act 1961:

4
[Repealed]

Section 4 was repealed, as from 1 August 1998, by section 6(c) Judicature Amendment Act 1998 (1998 No 52). See clause 2 Judicature Amendment Act Commencement Order (No 2) 1998 (SR 1998/184).

5
[Repealed]

Section 5 was repealed, as from 1 January 1986, by section 12(1) of the Judicature Amendment Act (No 2) 1985.

Eprint notes
1 General

This is an eprint of the Judicature Amendment Act 1981 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 About this eprint

This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint

Senior Courts Act 2016 (2016 No 48): section 182