Racing Amendment Act 2007

Racing Amendment Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 74
Date of assent19 September 2007


This Act is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Racing 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 Racing Act 2003.

4 Nomination advisory panel
  • Section 12 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (5):

    • (5A) If a panel member is unable to participate in a meeting of the panel, the panel member may designate a suitably qualified person to act as a substitute member, who is entitled, in the absence of the panel member,—

      • (a) to participate in the meeting in the panel member's place; and

      • (b) to be treated as a member of the nomination advisory panel for the purposes of the meeting.

Legislative history

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