Search and Surveillance Act 2012

Review provision

357 Review of operation of Act


The Minister of Justice must, not later than 30 June 2016, refer to the Law Commission and the Ministry of Justice for consideration the following matters:


the operation of the provisions of this Act since the date of the commencement of this section:


whether those provisions should be retained or repealed:


if they should be retained, whether any amendments to this Act are necessary or desirable.


The Law Commission and the Ministry must report jointly on those matters to the Minister of Justice within 1 year of the date on which the reference occurs.


The Minister of Justice must present a copy of the report provided under this section to the House of Representatives as soon as practicable after receiving it.