Police Amendment Act 2003

  • repealed
  • Police Amendment Act 2003: repealed, on 1 October 2008, pursuant to section 130(4) of the Policing Act 2008 (2008 No 72).

Reprint
as at 1 October 2008

Police Amendment Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 93
Date of assent21 October 2003
  • Police Amendment Act 2003: repealed, on 1 October 2008, pursuant to section 130(4) of the Policing Act 2008 (2008 No 72).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

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

    (2) In this Act, the Police Act 1958 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 Non-sworn members of the Police
  • (1) Section 6(2) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words other enactment, and substituting the words enactment other than this Act.

    (2) Section 6 of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsection (4), and substituting the following subsections:

    • (4) In any of the enactments specified in subsection (5), a reference to a member of the police that is not expressly limited to a sworn member of the police includes a reference to a non-sworn member of the police.

    • (5) The enactments referred to in subsection (4) are as follows:

      • (a) sections 5, 10, 11, 13, 15, 30, 39 to 44, 51, 52, 54(1), 55, 55A, 57 to 59, 61A, 64, 76 to 79, and 96 of this Act:

      • (b) section 52(1)(b) of the Electoral Act 1993:

      • (c) section 8(g) of the Juries Act 1981:

      • (d) the Police Complaints Authority Act 1988:

      • (e) section 24 of the Summary Offences Act 1981.

4 Members not to engage in politics
  • Section 31 of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words sections 30 and 31 of the Electoral Act 1956, and substituting the words sections 52 and 53 of the Electoral Act 1993.

5 Section 50 repealed
  • Section 50 of the principal Act is repealed.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Police Amendment Act 2003. It incorporates all the amendments to the Act as at 1 October 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)