Bail Amendment Act 2003

Bail Amendment Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 60
Date of assent21 October 2003

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

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

    (2) In this Act, the Bail Act 2000 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 Variation of conditions of bail
  • Section 57(3) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words in writing.

4 Arrest of defendant charged with drug dealing offence
  • Section 59(2) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the expression 48, and substituting the expression 72.


Legislative history

16 October 2003Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 3), third reading