Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Amendment Act 1999

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Amendment Act 1999

Public Act1999 No 41
Date of assent7 May 1999

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

1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Amendment Act 1999, and is part of the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1992 (the principal Act).

    (2) This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

2 Application of this Part
  • This section amended Section 24(1)(b) of the principal Act.

3 Limitations on requests by convention countries
  • (1) This subsection amended Section 24A(1) of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection amended Section 24A(2) of the principal Act.

    (3) This subsection substituted Section 24A(3) to 24A(5) of the principal Act.

4 Further limitations on requests by convention countries
  • This section inserted section 24B into the principal Act.

5 Schedule 1 amended
  • Schedule 1 of the principal Act is amended by adding the Parts set out in Schedule 1 of this Act.

6 Schedule 2 amended
  • Schedule 2 of the principal Act is amended by adding the Part set out in Schedule 2 of this Act.


Schedule 1
New parts added to Schedule 1 of principal Act

Section 5

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The Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, done at New York on 30 March 1961

The Protocol to the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, done at Geneva on 25 March 1972

The Convention on Psychotropic Substances, done at Vienna on 21 February 1971

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The Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 1 December 1984

5

The Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft, done at the Hague on 16 December 1970

The Convention for the Supression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Civil Aviation, done at Montreal on 23 September 1971

Schedule 2
New part added to Schedule 2 of principal Act

Section 6

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List of corresponding offences in Aviation Crimes Act 1972

Provision of Aviation Crimes Act 1972Subject-Matter
Section 3Hijacking
Section 4Crimes in connection with hijacking
Section 5Other crimes relating to aircraft