Ombudsmen Amendment Act 1997

Ombudsmen Amendment Act 1997

Public Act1997 No 72
Date of assent16 September 1997


This Act is administered in the MInistry of Justice

An Act to amend the Ombudsmen Act 1975

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

1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Ombudsmen Amendment Act 1997, and is part of the Ombudsmen Act 1975 (the principal Act).

    (2) This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

2 Protection and privileges of witnesses, etc
  • This section inserted s 19(5A) and (5B) of the principal Act.