Interpretation Act 1999

4 Application
  • (1) This Act applies to an enactment that is part of the law of New Zealand and that is passed either before or after the commencement of this Act unless—

    • (a) the enactment provides otherwise; or

    • (b) the context of the enactment requires a different interpretation.

    (2) The provisions of this Act also apply to the interpretation of this Act.