Judicature Amendment Act 2002

  • repealed
  • Judicature Amendment Act 2002: repealed, on 1 January 2018, pursuant to section 182 of the Senior Courts Act 2016 (2016 No 48).

Reprint as at 1 January 2018

Judicature Amendment Act 2002

Public Act
 
2002 No 68
Date of assent
 
18 December 2002
 

Judicature Amendment Act 2002: repealed, on 1 January 2018, pursuant to section 182 of the Senior Courts Act 2016 (2016 No 48).

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

 
1 Title

(1)

This Act is the Judicature Amendment Act 2002.

(2)

In this Act, the Judicature Act 1908 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 Review of, or appeals against, decisions of Masters

Section 26P of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsection (1A), and substituting the following subsections:

(1AA)

The determination of the High Court on a review under subsection (1) is final, unless the High Court gives leave (or the High Court refuses leave, but the Court of Appeal gives special leave) to appeal from it to the Court of Appeal.

(1A)

Rules under section 51C may—

(a)

specify the nature and extent of reviews or classes of review under subsection (1):

(b)

regulate the procedure for hearing applications or classes of application under subsection (1):

(c)

regulate the procedure for hearing applications or classes of application for leave under subsection (1AA).

Eprint notes
1 General

This is an eprint of the Judicature Amendment Act 2002 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 About this eprint

This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint

Senior Courts Act 2016 (2016 No 48): section 182