Broadcasting Amendment Act 2007

Broadcasting Amendment Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 42
Date of assent19 September 2007


This Act is administered by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage..

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Broadcasting Amendment Act 2007.

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

3 Principal Act amended
  • This Act amends the Broadcasting Act 1989.

4 Interpretation
  • (1) The definition of total operating revenue in section 2(1) is repealed.

    (2) Section 2(1) is amended by inserting the following definition in its appropriate alphabetical order:

    total revenue means all income classified as revenue by the applicable financial reporting standard approved under section 24 of the Financial Reporting Act 1993.

5 Return on total operating revenue
  • (1) The heading to section 30A is amended by omitting operating.

    (2) Section 30A(1) is amended by omitting operating.

    (3) Section 30A(2)(b) is amended by omitting operating.

    (4) Section 30A(3) is amended by omitting operating.

    (5) Section 30A(4) is amended by omitting operating in each place where it appears.

6 Payment of annual levy
  • Section 30B(1) is amended by omitting operating.

7 Annual levy
  • Section 30C is amended by omitting operating.

Legislative history

11 September 2007Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (Bill 107-2) by committee of the whole House
11 September 2007Third reading