Crimes Amendment Act 2006

Crimes Amendment Act 2006

Public Act2006 No 6
Date of assent9 April 2006


This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Crimes Amendment Act 2006.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Principal Act amended
4 Warrant to collect fine or other sum of money ordered to be paid
  • (1) Section 19C(2) is amended by inserting or bailiff after constable.

    (2) Section 19C is amended by adding the following subsection:

    • (3) In this section and section 19D, bailiff means a bailiff of a District Court; and includes any deputy bailiff and any person acting as bailiff under section 15 of the District Courts Act 1947.

5 Execution
  • Section 19D is amended by inserting or bailiff after constable.

Legislative history

14 May 2003Introduction (Bill 41-1)
19 June 2003First reading and referral to Law and Order Committee
26 July 2004Reported from Law and Order Committee (Bill 41-2)
14 June 2005, 23 June 2005, 22 March 2006, 28 March 2006Committee of the whole House
28 March 2006Divided from the Courts and Criminal Matters Bill (Bill 41-2) as Bill 41-3A
30 March 2006Third reading