War Pensions Amendment Act 2010

  • repealed
  • War Pensions Amendment Act 2010: repealed, on 7 December 2014, pursuant to section 276 of the Veterans’ Support Act 2014 (2014 No 56).

Reprint
as at 7 December 2014

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

War Pensions Amendment
Act 2010

Public Act2010 No 31
Date of assent27 May 2010
Commencementsee section 2
  • War Pensions Amendment Act 2010: repealed, on 7 December 2014, pursuant to section 276 of the Veterans’ Support Act 2014 (2014 No 56).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the War Pensions Amendment Act 2010.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 20 May 2010.

3 Annual adjustment of rates of veterans’ pensions
  • Section 74C of the War Pensions Act 1954 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (2):

    • (2A) The adjustments (by any percentage movements upwards in the CPI) required under subsection (2) as at 1 April 2011, 1 April 2012, and 1 April 2013 must, despite subsections (1) and (2), be calculated,—

      • (a) if, and insofar as, they relate to movements during quarters that end before 29 April 2010, using index numbers for those quarters of the consumers price index-all groups published by Statistics New Zealand; and

      • (b) if, and insofar as, they relate to movements during quarters that end after 28 April 2010, using index numbers for those quarters of the consumers price index-all groups excluding cigarettes and other tobacco products published by Statistics New Zealand.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the War Pensions Amendment Act 2010 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint
  • Veterans’ Support Act 2014 (2014 No 56): section 276