Defence Amendment Act (No 2) 2007

as at 1 July 2009

Defence Amendment Act (No 2) 2007

Public Act2007 No 100
Date of assent13 November 2007


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Defence Amendment Act (No 2) 2007.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council, and 1 or more orders may be made appointing different dates for different provisions.

    Section 2: Defence Amendment Act (No 2) 2007 brought into force, on 1 July 2009, by the Defence Amendment Act (No 2) 2007 Commencement Order 2008 (SR 2008/235).

3 Principal Act amended
  • This Act amends the Defence Act 1990.

4 Redress of complaints
  • (1) Section 49(1) is amended by omitting Courts Martial Appeals Act 1953, or a petition under section 162 of and substituting Court Martial Appeals Act 1953 or.

    (2) All complaints under section 49 of the principal Act that have been made before the commencement of this section and that have not been finally dealt with before that commencement are to be dealt with as if that section had not been amended by this section.

    (3) Every authority referred to in section 49 of the principal Act continues to have and may exercise all its powers, functions, and duties under that section for the purpose of giving effect to subsection (2).


  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)

1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Defence Amendment Act (No 2) 2007. It incorporates all the amendments to the Act as at 1 July 2009. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)