1 Short Title and commencement
2 New heading and sections inserted
3 Punishment of manslaughter
4 Consequential amendments to principal Act
ScheduleConsequential amendments to principal Act
An Act to amend the Crimes Act 1961 to increase penalties for certain offences involving home invasion
BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows:
(1) This Act may be cited as the Crimes (Home Invasion) Amendment Act 1999, and is part of the Crimes Act 1961 (“the principal Act”).
“the principal Act”
(2) This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.
This section inserted ss 17A to 17E and the preceding heading of the principal Act.
This section inserted s 177(2) to (4) of the principal Act.
The principal Act is consequentially amended in the manner set out in the Schedule.