Immigration Amendment Act 1999

  • repealed
  • Immigration Amendment Act 1999: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, pursuant to section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Immigration Amendment Act 1999, and is part of the Immigration Act 1987 (the principal Act).

    (2) Part 3 (which relates to special procedures in cases involving security concerns) and sections 53 and 63 (which relate to judicial review of immigration decisions) come into force on the day on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

    (2A) The following provisions come into force on 16 June 1999:

    • (a) Sections 37 to 39 (which relate to the detention and departure of persons refused permits, or persons whose eligibility for a permit is not immediately ascertainable):

    • (b) Sections 45(3) and 46 (which contain provisions relating to custody):

    • (c) Sections 50(2) and 52(2) (which relate to the offence of wilfully aiding or assisting other persons to arrive in New Zealand otherwise than in compliance with requirements of the principal Act).

    (3) The remainder of this Act comes into force on 1 October 1999.

    Subsection (2A) was inserted, as from 16 June 1999, by section 2 Immigration Amendment Act (No 2) 1999 (1999 No 71).