Marriage Amendment Act 1999

Marriage Amendment Act 1999

Public Act1999 No 38
Date of assent7 May 1999

An Act to amend the Marriage Act 1955

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

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Marriage Amendment Act 1999, and is part of the Marriage Act 1955 (the principal Act).

2 Issue of marriage licence and information return
  • This section inserted Section 24(1A) of the principal Act.

3 Place and form of marriage before marriage celebrant
  • This section amended Section 31(2) of the principal Act.

4 Marriages before Registrar
  • (1) This section amended Section 33(1) of the principal Act.

5 Repeal of spent enactment
  • The Marriage Amendment Act 1994 is repealed.