Fair Trading Amendment Act 1994

Fair Trading Amendment Act 1994

Public Act1994 No 124
Date of assent9 December 1994

Note

This Act is administered in the Ministry of Commerce.


An Act to amend the Fair Trading Act 1986

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

1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Fair Trading Amendment Act 1994, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Fair Trading Act 1986 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

    (2) This Act shall come into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council; and one or more orders may be made bringing different provisions into force on different dates.

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3 Importation of goods bearing false trade description
  • (1) This subsection substituted section 26 of the principal Act.

    (2) Nothing in this section applies to or affects any proceedings in relation to goods that were deemed to be prohibited imports under section 48 of the Customs Act 1966 by virtue of section 26(2) of the principal Act (as in force before the commencement of this section) where those proceedings were commenced before the commencement of this section, and any such proceedings shall continue as if this section had not been enacted.