Frustrated Contracts Amendment Act 2002

Frustrated Contracts Amendment Act 2002

Public Act2002 No 81
Date of assent18 December 2002

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Frustrated Contracts Amendment Act 2002.

    (2) In this Act, the Frustrated Contracts Act 1944 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 New section 2 substituted
  • The principal Act is amended by repealing section 2, and substituting the following section:

    2 Interpretation
    • In this Act, Court means, in relation to any matter, the court, tribunal, or arbitral tribunal by or before which the matter falls to be determined.

Legislative history

12 December 2002Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 198-2), third reading