Children, Young Persons, and Their Families Amendment Act 2007

Children, Young Persons, and Their Families Amendment Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 46
Date of assent19 September 2007

Note

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Children, Young Persons, and Their Families 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 Children, Young Persons, and Their Families Act 1989.

4 Authority to use facsimile copy of warrant
  • Section 445B(2) is repealed and the following subsections are substituted:

    • (2) Any District Court Judge, Justice, Community Magistrate, or Registrar (not being a member of the police) may authorise the use of a facsimile copy of a warrant issued under section 39, 40, 122, 157(2), 205(2)(b), or 386 in the execution of that warrant.

    • (2A) The use of a facsimile copy of a warrant may be authorised when the warrant is issued, or later.

    • (2B) Subsection (2) is subject to subsection (3).


Legislative history

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