Broadcasting Amendment Act 2003

Broadcasting Amendment Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 14
Date of assent9 April 2003

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Broadcasting Amendment Act 2003.

    (2) In this Act, the Broadcasting Act 1989 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 Membership of Te Reo Whakapuaki Irirangi
  • Section 53I of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words , after consultation with the Minister of Maori Affairs,.

4 Te Reo Whakapuaki Irirangi to have regard to Government policy
  • (1) Section 53S(1) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words jointly by the Minister and the Minister of Maori Affairs, and substituting the words by the Minister.

    (2) Section 53S(2) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words and the Minister of Maori Affairs.

    (3) Section 53S(3) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words and the Minister of Maori Affairs, acting jointly,.


Legislative history

1 April 2003Divided from Maori Purposes Bill (No 2), Third reading