Public Finance Amendment Act 2012

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Public Finance Amendment Act 2012

Public Act2012 No 17
Date of assent24 February 2012
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1  Title
  • This Act is the Public Finance Amendment Act 2012.

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  Estimates and other supporting information must be presented with first Appropriation Bill
  • Section 13(1) is amended by adding , or at any time prior to that time on the same day.

5  Fiscal strategy report
  • Section 26I(2) is amended by adding , or at any time prior to that time on the same day.

6  Economic and fiscal update
  • Section 26O(2) is amended by adding , or at any time prior to that time on the same day.

7  Obligation to present and publish information on future operating intentions
  • Section 39(1) is amended by adding , or at any time prior to that time on the same day.


Legislative history

16 February 2012Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 271–2) and third reading
24 February 2012Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Treasury.