Medicines Amendment Act 2005

Medicines Amendment Act 2005

Public Act2005 No 60
Date of assent16 May 2005

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Medicines Amendment Act 2005.

    (2) In this Act, the Medicines Act 1981 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 relating to practitioners, veterinarians, and registered midwives
  • Section 105A(1)(c) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the word drugs, and substituting the word medicines.

4 Regulations relating to designated prescribers
  • Section 105B(1)(c) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the word drugs, and substituting the word medicines.


Legislative history

10 May 2005Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 4), third reading