245 Special purpose lotteries

(1)

The Minister may, from time to time, instruct the Lotteries Commission to promote a New Zealand lottery for any community purpose that the Minister thinks fit.

(2)

In this section, community purpose has the same meaning as in section 277.

(3)

An instruction under this section is a direction for the purposes of the Crown Entities Act 2004.

Compare: 1977 No 84 s 85

Section 245(3): added, on 25 January 2005, by section 200 of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (2004 No 115).