Fair Trading Amendment Act 2000

Fair Trading Amendment Act 2000

Public Act2000 No 64
Date of assent14 November 2000


This Act is administered in the Ministry of Economic Development.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Fair Trading Amendment Act 2000.

    (2) In this Act, the Fair Trading Act 1986 is called the principal Act.

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

3 False representations
  • Section 13 of the principal Act is amended by—

    • (a) omitting the words Falsely represent in each place where they occur, and substituting in each case the words make a false or misleading representation; and

    • (b) inserting in the heading, after the word False, the words or misleading.

Legislative history

9 November 2000Divided from the Statutes Amendment Bill (No 7) as reported from the Justice and Electoral Committee (Bill 334-A2), third reading
14 November 2000Royal assent