Statistics Amendment Act 1994

Statistics Amendment Act 1994

Public Act1994 No 159
Date of assent15 December 1994


This Act is administered in Statistics New Zealand.

An Act to amend the Statistics Act 1975

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Statistics Amendment Act 1994, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Statistics Act 1975 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

2 Altering name of Department
  • (1) This subsection amended the Title of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection substituted the definition of the term the Department in the principal Act.





    (7) Unless the context otherwise requires, every reference in—

    • (a) Any enactment, regulation, order, or rule passed or made before the commencement of this Act; or

    • (b) Any contract, agreement, deed, or instrument entered into, made, or executed before the commencement of this Act; or

    • (c) Any form, notice, or other document, issued, given, or signed before or after the commencement of this Act,—

    to the Department of Statistics, shall be read as a reference to the Department within the meaning of section 2 of the principal Act (as amended by subsection (2) of this section).