Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Amendment Act 2003

Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Amendment Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 61
Date of assent21 October 2003

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Schedule 1A amended
  • Schedule 1A of the principal Act is amended by inserting, in the appropriate alphabetical order, the following item:

    Accident Compensation CorporationBirth informationTo verify the identity of a claimant, and a claimant's eligibility or continuing eligibility for a benefit
     Marriage informationTo verify a claimant's change of name
     Death informationTo identify deceased claimants

Legislative history

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