15 Notice of decisions

(1)

The Authority shall give public notice of the decision of the Authority on each complaint referred to it under section 8.

(2)

Copies of the decision of the Authority on each complaint referred to it under section 8, which copies shall include in each case the Authority’s reasons for its decision, shall be procurable by purchase from the Authority at a reasonable price.

(3)

Every notice published under subsection (1) shall be deemed for the purposes of clause 6 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 of the Defamation Act 1992 to be a fair and accurate report of the proceedings of a court in New Zealand.

Compare: 1976 No 132 s 67B; 1982 No 6 s 9

Section 15(3): substituted, on 1 February 1993, by section 56(1) of the Defamation Act 1992 (1992 No 105).