Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Repeal Act 2007

Reprint
as at 1 April 2008

Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Repeal Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 11
Date of assent27 March 2007
Commencementsee section 2

Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This Act is administered by the Department of Labour.


1 Title
  • This Act is the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Repeal Act 2007.

Part 1
Preliminary provisions

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

3 Act binds the Crown
  • This Act binds the Crown.

4 Purpose
  • The purpose of this Act is to—

    • (a) repeal the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Act 1960 (the Act); and

    • (b) provide for matters arising from the repeal of the Act until the expiry of the transitional period on 30 November 2007.

5 Interpretation
  • In this Act,—

    Act means the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Act 1960

    application for approval means an application by an organisation for approval under section 3 of the Act

    disabled person has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Act

    sheltered workshop has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Act.

Part 2
Repeal of Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Act 1960

6 Repeal
  • The Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Act 1960 (1960 No 42) is repealed.

Transitional and savings provisions

7 Approval of organisations
  • Despite the repeal of the Act, sections 3 to 5 of the Act continue in force until 30 November 2007 in respect of applications for approval received by the Minister before the commencement of this Act.

8 Exempt organisations
  • Despite the repeal of the Act, an exemption granted to an organisation listed in Schedule 1 or Schedule 2 of the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Order 2002 continues in force until the earlier of—

    • (a) the exemption becoming void and of no effect under section 3(3) of the Act; or

    • (b) 30 November 2007.

9 Exemption from income tax
  • Despite the repeal of the Act, any nominal amounts derived by a disabled person from therapeutic activities undertaken in a sheltered workshop must continue to be treated as exempt income for the purpose of section CB 6(a)(i) of the Income Tax Act 1994 and section CW 27(1)(d) of the Income Tax Act 2004 and section CW 33(1)(d) of the Income Tax Act 2007.

    Section 9: amended, on 1 April 2008, by section ZA 2(1) of the Income Tax Act 2007 (2007 No 97).

10 Meaning of disabled person and sheltered workshop
  • (1) Despite the repeal of the Act, the terms disabled person and sheltered workshop continue, for the purposes of any other enactment, to have the same meanings as in section 2 of the Act.

    (2) This section applies to avoid doubt.

11 Consequential repeal
  • Section 10(1)(a) of the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988 (1988 No 4) is consequentially repealed.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Repeal Act 2007. It incorporates all the amendments to the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Repeal Act 2007 as at 1 April 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Income Tax Act 2007 (2007 No 97): section ZA 2(1)