Telecommunications (International Co-operation) Amendment Act 2012

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Telecommunications (International Co-operation) Amendment Act 2012

Public Act2012 No 87
Date of assent23 October 2012
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Telecommunications (International Co-operation) 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 Application of Commerce Act 1986 and Crown Entities Act 2004
  • Section 15 is amended by inserting the following paragraph after paragraph (h):

    • (ha) sections 99B(a) and 99C to 99P (assistance to overseas regulators), as if—

      • (i) references in those sections to competition law functions, or functions in relation to competition law, were references to functions relating to the regulation of telecommunications; and

      • (ii) references in those sections to the Minister were references to the Minister responsible for telecommunications:.

Legislative history

31 July 2012Divided from Commerce Commission (International Co-operation, and Fees) Bill (Bill 293–2) by committee of the whole House as Bill 293–3D
16 October 2012Third reading
23 October 2012Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.