Epidemic Preparedness Amendment Act 2010

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Epidemic Preparedness Amendment Act 2010

Public Act2010 No 64
Date of assent6 July 2010
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Epidemic Preparedness 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 New section 18 substituted
  • Sections 17 and 18 are repealed and the following section is substituted:

    18 When immediate modification orders disallowed
    • An immediate modification order is disallowed if, within 6 sitting days after the day on which it was made, the House of Representatives resolves to disallow it.

5 Disallowance has effect of revocation
  • Section 19 is amended by omitting notice of motion to disallow it is agreed to and substituting House of Representatives resolves to disallow it.

6 Section 20 repealed
7 Notice of resolution to disallow immediate modification order
  • Section 21(1) is amended by omitting a resolution disallowing an immediate modification order is agreed to by the House of Representatives and substituting the House of Representatives resolves to disallow an immediate modification order.

8 New section 22 substituted
  • Section 22 is repealed and the following section substituted:

    22 Application of Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989
    • An immediate modification order cannot be disallowed under the Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989.


Legislative history

29 June 2010Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill by committee of the whole House, third reading
6 July 2010Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Health.