Defence Amendment Act 2007

Defence Amendment Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 51
Date of assent19 September 2007

Note

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Defence and the New Zealand Defence Force.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Defence 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 Defence Act 1990.

4 Amendments to principal Act in Schedule
  • The principal Act is amended in the manner set out in the Schedule.


Schedule
Amendments to principal Act

s 4

Title

Paragraph (e): omit Chiefs of Staff and substitute Chiefs of Service.

Section 8

Subsection (3)(b): omit Chief of Staff of any Service and substitute Chief of any Service.

Section 12

Subsection (1)(b): omit Chief of Staff of any Service and substitute Chief of any Service.

Subsection (2)(a): omit Chief of Staff of the Service and substitute Chief of the Service.

Subsection (2)(a): omit Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case Chief of Service.

Section 20

Paragraph (a): omit Chief of Staff of the Service in each place where it appears and substitute in each case Chief of the Service.

Heading to Part 3

Omit Chiefs of Staff and substitute Chiefs of Service.

Section 28

Heading to section 28: omit and substitute Chiefs of Service.

Subsection (4): omit Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case Chief of Service.

Subsection (5): omit Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case Chief of Service.

Subsection (6): omit Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case Chief of Service.

Section 29

Heading to section 29: omit and substitute Chiefs of Service Committee.

Subsection (1): omit Chiefs of Staff Committee and substitute Chiefs of Service Committee.

Subsection (6): omit Chiefs of Staff Committee and substitute Chiefs of Service Committee.

Subsection (6): omit Chief of Staff and substitute Chief of Service.

Section 30

Subsection (3): omit Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case Chief of Service.

Section 56

Omit Chief of Staff and substitute Chief of Service.

Section 58

Subsection (3): omit that Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case the Chief of Navy.

Subsection (4): omit that Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case the Chief of Army.

Subsection (5): omit that Chief of Staff in each place where it appears and substitute in each case the Chief of Air Force.


Legislative history

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