Domestic Violence Amendment Act 2013

  • repealed
  • Domestic Violence Amendment Act 2013: repealed, on 1 July 2019, pursuant to section 258 of the Family Violence Act 2018 (2018 No 46).

Reprint as at 1 July 2019

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Domestic Violence Amendment Act 2013

Public Act
 
2013 No 77
Date of assent
 
24 September 2013
Commencement
 
see section 2

Domestic Violence Amendment Act 2013: repealed, on 1 July 2019, pursuant to section 258 of the Family Violence Act 2018 (2018 No 46).

Note

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

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

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 2 amended (Interpretation)
5Section 3 amended (Meaning of domestic violence)
6Section 5 amended (Object)
7Section 13 amended (Application without notice for protection order)
8Section 19 amended (Standard conditions of protection order)
9Sections 29 to 44 and cross-heading above section 29 repealed
10Section 46 amended (Power to vary protection order)
11Section 49 amended (Offence to breach protection order)
12Section 49A repealed (Offence to fail to comply with direction)
13New Part 2A inserted
51AInterpretation
51BService providers
51CSafety programmes for protected persons
51DDirection to attend assessment and non-violence programme
51EDirection to attend non-violence programme made on application without notice
51FCourt may confirm or discharge direction after considering objection made under section 51E
51GReferral of respondent to service provider
51HService provider to meet with respondent
51IService provider to notify Registrar about safety concerns
51JReferral to different service provider
51KJudge may discharge direction to attend non-violence programme in certain cases
51LService provider and respondent to settle terms of attendance at non-violence programme
51MNotice to be given to court if continued provision of non-violence programme inappropriate
51NNotice of non-compliance with direction
51OPowers of Registrar on receipt of notice under section 51N
51PJudge may call respondent before court
51QRespondent called before court
51RNotice of completion and outcome of non-violence programme
51SConfidentiality of information disclosed to service provider
51TOffence to fail to comply with direction
14Section 76 amended (Respondent to notify intention to appear)
15Section 77 amended (Procedure where respondent does not require hearing)
16Section 81 amended (Court may appoint lawyer)
17Section 127 amended (Regulations)
18Cross-heading above section 133 replaced
19New sections 134 to 138 and cross-heading inserted
134Programmes requested or directed before commencement of this section
135Referrals to programme providers before commencement of this section
136Programmes arranged or in progress before commencement of this section
137Proceedings commenced before commencement of this section but not completed
138Approval panel disestablished
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: