Immigration Act 1987

  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
129K Claim not to be accepted from holder of residence permit or New Zealand citizen
  • (1) A refugee status officer may not consider a claim for refugee status by a person who is—

    • (a) the holder of a residence permit; or

    • (b) a New Zealand citizen; or

    • (c) exempt under section 12 from the requirement to hold a permit.

    (2) This section does not affect the power of an officer to determine the question of such a person's continued refugee status arising under section 129L.

    Section 129K: inserted, on 1 October 1999, by section 40 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 16).