Electricity Industry Reform Act 1998

  • repealed
  • Electricity Industry Reform Act 1998: repealed, on 1 November 2010, by section 165 of the Electricity Industry Act 2010 (2010 No 116).
1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Electricity Industry Reform Act 1998.

    (2) Except as provided in subsections (3) to (5), this Act comes into force on the day after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

    (3) The following provisions are deemed to have come into force on 21 May 1998:

    • (b) section 46 (no expansion of control by trust-like agencies in electricity supply):

    • (c) Part 3 (enforcement and penalties):

    (4) Part 2 (ownership separation rules and exemptions) is deemed to have come into force on 23 June 1998.

    (5) Section 100 comes into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    Section 1(5): section 100 brought into force, on 14 May 1999, by the Electricity Industry Reform Act (Commencement of Section 100) Order 1999 (SR 1999/115).