Domestic Violence Amendment Act 2003

Domestic Violence Amendment Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 71
Date of assent21 October 2003

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

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

    (2) In this Act, the Domestic Violence Act 1995 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 Regulations
  • Section 127(a) of the principal Act is amended by inserting, after subparagraph (iv), the following subparagraphs:

    • (iva) providing for the review of a decision to refuse an application for approval:

    • (ivb) providing for the review of a decision to cancel an approval:.


Legislative history

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