Social Security (Indexation—Budget Measures) Amendment Act 2012

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Social Security (Indexation—Budget Measures) Amendment Act 2012

Public Act2012 No 82
Date of assent23 October 2012
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Social Security (Indexation—Budget Measures) Amendment Act 2012.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Section 61HA amended (Annual CPI adjustment of rates of certain benefits)
  • In section 61HA(3) of the Social Security Act 1964, replace 2011, 1 April 2012, and 1 April 2013 with in any year from 2011 to 2017 (inclusive).

4 Section 155 amended (Regulations relating to this Part)
  • In section 155(2A) of the Social Security Act 1964, replace 2011, 1 July 2012, and 1 July 2013 with in any year from 2011 to 2017 (inclusive).


Legislative history

26 September 2012Divided from Customs and Excise (Tobacco Products—Budget Measures) Amendment Bill by committee of the whole House as Bill 22–2E
16 October 2012Third reading
23 October 2012Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.