1 Short Title and commencement
2 Directions by Minister
3 Previous directions declared valid
An Act to amend the Earthquake Commission Act 1993
BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows:
(1) This Act may be cited as the Earthquake Commission Amendment Act 1998, and is part of the Earthquake Commission Act 1993 (“the principal Act”).
“the principal Act”
(2) This Act comes into force on the day on which it receives the Royal assent.
(1) This subsection inserted s 12(1A) and (1B) of the principal Act.
(2) This subsection inserted s 12(2A) and (2B) of the principal Act.
Every direction given, or deemed to be given, under section 12 of the principal Act before the commencement of this Act, and every action done or omitted by the Commission to give effect to such a direction, is and has always been valid.