Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act (No 3) 1998

  • repealed
  • Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act (No 3) 1998: repealed, on 1 April 2012, pursuant to section 225 of the Student Loan Scheme Act 2011 (2011 No 62).

Reprint
as at 1 April 2012

Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act (No 3) 1998

Public Act1998 No 108
Date of assent26 November 1998
  • Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act (No 3) 1998: repealed, on 1 April 2012, pursuant to section 225 of the Student Loan Scheme Act 2011 (2011 No 62).


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.

This Act is administered by the Inland Revenue Department.


An Act to amend the Student Loan Scheme Act 1992

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act (No 3) 1998, and is part of the Student Loan Scheme Act 1992 (the principal Act).

2 Disclosure of information
  • (1) Section 62 of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsection (2) and substituting the following subsections:

    • (2) No obligation as to secrecy or other restriction imposed by any enactment or otherwise on the disclosure of information may prevent—

      • (a) An authorised person from disclosing to another authorised person any information required for the purpose of enabling the Commissioner to correctly identify a borrower whose loan is to be transferred from the loan manager to the Commissioner for collection; or

      • (b) The Commissioner from disclosing to the Secretary of Education such information as may be necessary to investigate circumstances in which an authorised person considers—

        • (i) A student loan may have been improperly obtained; or

        • (ii) An attempt has been made to obtain a student loan by improper means.

    • (2A) For the purposes of subsection (2)(b), the information that the Commissioner may disclose includes the following:

      • (a) Particulars of any loan repayments made:

      • (b) The current loan balance:

      • (c) Such particulars as the Commissioner may possess as to the whereabouts of a borrower:

      • (d) Whether a person specified by the Secretary of Education is a taxpayer:

      • (e) In respect of an address specified by the Secretary of Education, the number of borrowers recorded as resident at that address:

      • (f) Any other particulars that the Commissioner considers relevant to the purposes of subsection (2)(b).

    (2) Section 62 of the principal Act is further amended in subsection (5) by omitting the expression section 82(5)(g), and substituting the expression section 81(4)(g).

    (3) Subsection (2) is deemed to have applied on and after 1 April 1995.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

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


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act (No 3) 1998. The eprint incorporates all the amendments to the Act as at 1 April 2012. 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 that cannot be compiled in the eprint are also included, after the principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Student Loan Scheme Act 2011 (2011 No 62): section 225