Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1987

Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1987

Public Act1987 No 165
Date of assent17 July 1987

Note

This Act is administered in the Ministry of Justice.


An Act to amend the Summary Proceedings Act 1957

BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows:

1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1987, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

    (2) This Act shall come into force on the 1st day of November 1987.

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  • [Repealed]

    This section was repealed, as from 30 June 1998, by section 3(2) Summary Proceedings Amendment Act (No 2) 1998 (1998 No 77).

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  • This section substituted Part 3 ENFORCEMENT OF FINES in the principal Act.

Part 3
Transitional provisions, amendments, and repeals

15 Transitional provisions for infringement offences
  • The principal Act shall apply in respect of every infringement offence committed or alleged to have been committed before the 1st day of November 1987 as if this Act had not been passed.

16 Transitional provisions for enforcement of fines
  • (1) Part 3 of the principal Act, as substituted by section 14 of this Act, shall apply—

    • (a) In respect of the enforcement of any fine imposed before the 1st day of November 1987 where default in the payment of that fine is made on or after that date:

    • (b) Where default in the payment of any fine is made before the 1st day of November 1987 and no enforcement action has been taken before that date.

    (2) The principal Act shall apply as if this Act had not been passed in any case where enforcement action in respect of any fine has commenced before the 1st day of November 1987 but has not been completed before that date; except that where any such enforcement action is completed and further enforcement action is to be taken, the further enforcement action shall be taken under Part 3 of the principal Act as substituted by section 14 of this Act.

17 Consequential amendments
  • The enactments specified in Schedule 1 to this Act are hereby amended in the manner indicated in that schedule.

18 Consequential repeals
  • The enactments specified in Schedule 2 to this Act are hereby repealed.