Telecommunications Amendment Act 2006

Telecommunications Amendment Act 2006

Public Act2006 No 53
Date of assent30 October 2006

Note

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Telecommunications 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 Expiry of designated services and specified services
  • Section 65 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (1):

    • (1A) In subsection (1)(a), 5 years must be read as 7 years for the following designated services and specified services described in Parts 2 and 3 respectively of Schedule 1:

      • (a) interconnection with Telecom's fixed PSTN:

      • (b) interconnection with fixed PSTN other than Telecom's:

      • (c) retail services offered by means of Telecom's fixed telecommunications network:

      • (d) residential local access and calling service offered by means of Telecom's fixed telecommunications network:

      • (e) bundle of retail services offered by means of Telecom's fixed telecommunications network:

      • (f) retail services offered by means of Telecom's fixed telecommunications network as part of a bundle of retail services:

      • (g) local telephone number portability service:

      • (h) cellular telephone number portability service:

      • (i) national roaming:

      • (j) co-location on cellular mobile transmission sites.


Legislative history

24 October 2006Divided from Communications Legislation Bill (Bill 34-2) as Bill 34-3A
25 October 2006Third reading