Tokelau Amendment Act 2007

Tokelau Amendment Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 84
Date of assent19 September 2007

Note

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Tokelau 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 Tokelau Act 1948.

4 General Fono may make rules
  • Section 3A(2)(c) is repealed.

5 Restoration of Acts or regulations
  • Section 3G(1)(a) is repealed.

6 Existing laws to continue in force
  • Section 4A(2) is repealed.

7 Amendment to Tokelau Administration Regulations 1993
  • (1) This section amends the Tokelau Administration Regulations 1993.

    (2) Regulation 5(2)(ii) is revoked.

8 Amendments to Tokelau Islands Crimes Regulations 1975
  • (1) This section amends the Tokelau Islands Crimes Regulations 1975.

    (2) Regulation 2 is amended by omitting the heading and substituting the following heading: Sections 243 to 245 of Niue Act 1966 to apply to Tokelau.

    (3) Regulation 2(1) is amended by—

    • (a) omitting Parts 5, 6, and 7 and substituting sections 243 to 245 ; and

    • (b) omitting the Tokelau Islands and substituting Tokelau.

    (4) Regulation 2(2) is amended by omitting the Tokelau Islands of the provisions of Parts 5, 6, and 7 and substituting Tokelau of sections 243 to 245.

    (5) Regulation 2(2) is amended by revoking paragraph (b) and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (b) section 243 of the Niue Act 1966 has effect as if the words of the Cabinet and the Seal of Niue were omitted and under the hand of the Administrator of Tokelau were substituted.

    (6) Regulation 3 is revoked.

    (7) The items relating to Niue Government Account, Niuean custom, and Niue Public Service in Schedule 1 are revoked.

    (8) Schedule 2 is revoked.

9 Repeals and revocations
  • (1) The enactments set out in Part 1 of the Schedule are repealed.

    (2) The regulations set out in Part 2 of the Schedule are revoked.


Schedule
Repeals and revocations

s 9

1
Enactments repealed

  • Tokelau Amendment Act 1967 (1967 No 38)

  • Tokelau Amendment Act 1969 (1969 No 3)

2
Regulations revoked

  • Tokelau Affidavits and Declarations Regulations 1986 (SR 1986/322)

  • Tokelau Amendment Act Commencement Order 1968 (SR 1968/229)

  • Tokelau Animals Regulations 1991 (SR 1991/5)

  • Tokelau Business Restriction Regulations 1989 (SR 1989/267)

  • Tokelau Customs Regulations 1991 (SR 1991/4)

  • Tokelau Divorce Regulations 1987 (SR 1987/28)

  • Tokelau (Employer for Tokelau Public Service) Order 2001 (SR 2001/98)

  • Tokelau Islands Adoption Regulations 1966 (SR 1966/160)

  • Tokelau Islands Amendment Act Commencement Order 1975 (SR 1975/261)

  • Tokelau Islands Births and Deaths Registration Regulations 1969 (SR 1969/131)

  • Tokelau Islands Census Regulations 1961 (SR 1961/88)

  • Tokelau Islands Copra Regulations 1952 (SR 1952/43)

  • Tokelau Islands Finance Regulations 1967 (SR 1967/40)

  • Tokelau Islands Labour Order 1953 (SR 1953/148)

  • Tokelau Islands (New Zealand Laws) Regulations 1969 (SR 1969/109)

  • Tokelau Islands (New Zealand Laws) Regulations 1975 (SR 1975/263)

  • Tokelau Islands Rhinoceros Beetle Regulations 1964 (SR 1964/57)

  • Tokelau Marine Pollution Regulations 1990 (SR 1990/91)

  • Tokelau Marriage Regulations 1986 (SR 1986/320)

  • Tokelau Plant Regulations 1989 (SR 1989/269)

  • Tokelau Post Office Regulations 1991 (SR 1991/3)

  • Union Islands Labour Ordinance 1935 (Western Samoa Gazette, 6 November 1935)


Legislative history

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