Racing Amendment Act 2005

Racing Amendment Act 2005

Public Act2005 No 66
Date of assent16 May 2005

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

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

    (2) In this Act, the Racing Act 2003 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 Interpretation
  • Section 5(1) of the principal Act is amended by omitting from the definition of totalisator racing betting the words racing rules, and substituting the words racing betting rules.

4 Rules controlling or prohibiting admission to racecourses
  • Section 34(5)(b) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the word race, and substituting the word racing.


Legislative history

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