Flags, Emblems, and Names Protection Amendment Act 2005

Flags, Emblems, and Names Protection Amendment Act 2005

Public Act2005 No 102
Date of assent14 December 2005

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 Unauthorised use of name Returned Services' Association
  • Section 18(3) of the principal Act is amended by—

    • (a) omitting from paragraph (a) the expression :, and substituting the word ; or:

    • (b) omitting from paragraph (b)(i) the words New Zealand Returned Services' Association, and substituting the words Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association:

    • (c) omitting from paragraph (b)(ii) the words of which at least half the members are, and substituting the words whose members include:

    • (d) omitting from paragraph (b)(iv) the words of which at least half the members are, and substituting the words whose members include:

    • (e) omitting from paragraph (b)(iv) the words New Zealand Returned Services' Association, and substituting the words Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association:

    • (f) omitting from paragraph (b)(iv) the expression :, and substituting the word ; or.


Legislative history

8 December 2005Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 5) (Bill 249-2), third reading