Victims' Rights Act 2002

29A Commissioner of Police to determine whether offence affecting victim is specified offence

As soon as practicable after a victim comes into contact with the New Zealand Police, the Commissioner of Police must determine whether the offence that affected the victim is a specified offence.

Section 29A: inserted, on 6 December 2014, by section 16 of the Victims’ Rights Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 35).