Crimes Amendment Act 2008


Crimes Amendment Act 2008

Public Act2008 No 8
Date of assent26 March 2008
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Crimes Amendment Act 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Principal Act amended
4 Arrest of persons found committing certain crimes
  • Section 35(a) is amended by omitting that is punishable by death or.

Legislative history

13 March 2008Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 147–1) by committee of the whole House, third reading
26 March 2008Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.