New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994

  • repealed
  • New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994: repealed, on 30 September 2008, pursuant to section 81 of the Walking Access Act 2008 (2008 No 101).

Reprint
as at 30 September 2008

New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994

Public Act1994 No 115
Date of assent25 November 1994
  • New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994: repealed, on 30 September 2008, pursuant to section 81 of the Walking Access Act 2008 (2008 No 101).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This Act is administered in the Department of Conservation.


An Act to amend the New Zealand Walkways Act 1990

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the New Zealand Walkways Act 1990 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Walkways over private land
  • This section substituted s 8(8) of the principal Act.

3 Savings
  • (1) For the avoidance of doubt, but subject to subsection (2) of this section,—

    • (a) Every contract or deed that was entered into under section 22 of the New Zealand Walkways Act 1975 and had effect immediately before the commencement of the principal Act is hereby declared to have effect as if it were a contract or deed entered into under section 8 of the principal Act, and is hereby declared always to have had that effect under the principal Act:

    • (b) Every declaration that established a walkway over any public land under section 20 of the New Zealand Walkways Act 1975 and had effect immediately before the commencement of the principal Act is hereby declared to have effect as if it were a declaration made under section 6 of the principal Act, and is hereby declared always to have had that effect under the principal Act:

    • (c) Every declaration that established a walkway over any private land under section 22 of the New Zealand Walkways Act 1975 and had effect immediately before the commencement of the principal Act is hereby declared to have effect as if it were a declaration made under section 8 of the principal Act, and is hereby declared always to have had that effect under the principal Act:

    • (d) Every declaration that established a walkway over any private land under section 8 of the principal Act and was made in pursuance of a contract or deed referred to in paragraph (a) of this subsection is hereby declared to be and always to have been lawful.

    (2) Nothing done or omitted to be done by any person before the commencement of this section on, adjacent to, or in respect of any walkway to which subsection (1) of this section applies shall constitute an offence against the principal Act.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994. It incorporates all the amendments to the New Zealand Walkways Amendment Act 1994 as at 30 September 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)