Judicature Amendment Act (No 3) 1985

Judicature Amendment Act (No 3) 1985

Public Act1985 No 136
Date of assent29 October 1985


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 and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Judicature Amendment Act (No 3) 1985, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Judicature Act 1908 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

    (2) This Act shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st day of April 1985.

  • [Repealed]

    Section 3 was repealed, as from 1 January 2004, by section 48(2) Supreme Court Act 2003 (2003 No 53). See sections 50 to 55 of that Act for the transitional and savings provisions.

4 Repeals and savings
  • (1) The following enactments are hereby repealed, namely:

    • (a) The Judicature Amendment Act 1978:

    (2) Notwithstanding anything in this Act, salaries and allowances in respect of which the Higher Salaries Commission may make determinations shall, until amended or superseded by determination of the Commission, continue to be payable at the rates applicable at the commencement of this Act.

    (3) The repeal effected by subsection (1)(a) of this section shall not affect the amendment made to section 42 of the principal Act by section 4(2) of the Judicature Amendment Act 1978.