Defence Amendment Act 1998

Defence Amendment Act 1998

Public Act1998 No 39
Date of assent3 June 1998


This Act is administered in the New Zealand Defence Force.

An Act to amend the Defence Act 1990

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Defence Amendment Act 1998, and is part of the Defence Act 1990 (the principal Act).

2 Return of service obligation
  • This section amended s 53 of the principal Act.

3 State of critical manning
  • This section amended s 54(2) of the principal Act.

4 Notice while serving overseas, etc
  • This section amended s 55 of the principal Act.

5 Notice while subject to disciplinary proceedings, etc
  • This section amended s 57(2) of the principal Act.

6 Security of defence areas
  • This section amended s 93 of the principal Act is amended.

7 Regulations
  • This section inserted s 101(ga) and (gb) of the principal Act.