Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1998

Reprint
as at 29 June 2009

Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1998

Public Act1998 No 61
Date of assent3 June 1998

Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.


An Act to amend the Summary Proceedings Act 1967

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1998, and is part of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957 (the principal Act).

2 Defendant's general right of appeal to High Court
  • (1) This subsection substituted s 115(1) of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection substituted s 115(4) of the principal Act.

    (3) The following enactments are consequentially repealed:

    • (a) So much of the Schedule of the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1969 as relates to section 115(4) of the principal Act:

    • (c) Section 2(2) of the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act (No 5) 1985:

    • (d) So much of the Schedule of the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act (No 2) 1987 as relates to section 115(4) of the principal Act.

3 Right of appeal against order for costs
  • This section inserted s 115DA of the principal Act.

4 Court to which defendant to be committed
  • [Repealed]

    Section 4: repealed, on 29 June 2009, by section 17 of the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act (No 2) 2008 (2008 No 41).

5 Part 2 of Schedule 1 amended
  • This section amended Part 2 of Schedule 1 of the principal Act.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 1998. It incorporates all the amendments to the Act as at 29 June 2009. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Summary Proceedings Amendment Act (No 2) 2008 (2008 No 41): section 17