Companies Amendment Act 2010


Companies Amendment Act 2010

Public Act2010 No 13
Date of assent19 April 2010
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Companies Amendment Act 2010.

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 Appointment of auditors
  • (1) Section 196 is amended by repealing subsection (3) and substituting the following subsection:

    • (3) Nothing in subsection (2) applies to a company—

      • (a) to which section 19 of the Financial Reporting Act 1993 applies; or

      • (b) that is an issuer within the meaning of section 4 of that Act.

    (2) Section 196(8) is repealed.

Legislative history

30 March 2010Divided from Regulatory Improvement Bill (Bill 298–2) by committee of the whole House, third reading
19 April 2010Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.