Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2012

  • repealed
  • Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2012: repealed, on 18 December 2013, by section 6 of the Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2013 (2013 No 142).

Reprint
as at 18 December 2013

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Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2012

Public Act2012 No 97
Date of assent11 December 2012
Commencementsee section 2
  • Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2012: repealed, on 18 December 2013, by section 6 of the Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2013 (2013 No 142).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2012.

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

Part 1
Preliminary provisions

3 Purpose of this Act
  • The purpose of this Act is to prevent the lapse (expiry or deemed revocation) of certain subordinate legislation that, by virtue of the Acts under which it is made, lapses at a stated time unless earlier confirmed or validated by Act of Parliament.

4 Validations to prevent expiry do not cure invalidity, etc
  • In the light of their purpose, the validations effected by sections 11 and 13 do not—

    • (a) express an intention to give legislative force to the provisions of the enactments validated; or

    • (b) apply to any reason for invalidating any of those enactments; or

    • (c) override any presumption that would otherwise apply to any of those enactments.

5 Act binds the Crown
  • This Act binds the Crown.

Part 2
Confirmations and validations

7 Animal Products Act 1999
8 Commodity Levies Act 1990
9 Customs and Excise Act 1996
10 National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012
11 New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001 and Social Security Act 1964
12 Road User Charges Act 2012
13 War Pensions Act 1954


Notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2012 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, will have the status of an official version once issued by the Chief Parliamentary Counsel under section 17(1) of that Act.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint
  • Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2013 (2013 No 142): section 6