Legislation Amendment Act 2013

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Legislation Amendment Act 2013

Public Act2013 No 122
Date of assent4 December 2013
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Legislation Amendment Act 2013.

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

3 Principal Act
4 Schedule amended

Schedule
Amendment to Schedule of Legislation Act 2012: item relating to Biosecurity Act 1993 replaced

s 4

Biosecurity Act 1993 (1993 No 95)

Replace section 57(9) with:

  • (9) The national policy direction is a disallowable instrument, but not a legislative instrument, for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 58(4) with:

  • (4) An amendment under subsection (1) or (2) or a replacement direction under subsection (3) is a disallowable instrument, but not a legislative instrument, for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 66(2) with:

  • (2) The order is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 67(9) with:

  • (9) An exemption is a disallowable instrument, but not a legislative instrument, for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 86(2) with:

  • (2) The order is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 87(11) with:

  • (11) An exemption is a disallowable instrument, but not a legislative instrument, for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 100G(3) with:

  • (3) The order is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 100L(7) with:

  • (7) The order is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

In section 100S, replace section 5 of the Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989 with Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2012 in each place.

Replace section 100ZB(9) with:

  • (9) A levy order is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

In section 100ZH, replace section 5 of the Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989 with Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2012 in each place.

Replace section 121B(5) with:

  • (5) An order made under this section is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Replace section 137(2) with:

  • (2) A levy order made under this section is a legislative instrument and a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

In section 138, replace the Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989 with Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2012 in each place.

Replace section 142S(1) and (2) with:

  • (1) Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 does not apply to material incorporated in a biosecurity document.

  • (2) Subpart 1 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2012 applies to regulations that incorporate material, but the requirement in section 41 to present a disallowable instrument to the House of Representatives does not apply to material incorporated in regulations.

Replace section 146(7) with:

  • (7) An extension under subsection (2)(b) or a revocation under subsection (5)(b) must be published as provided in section 47 of the Legislation Act 2012.

In section 151, replace the Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989 with Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2012 in each place.


Legislative history

19 November 2013Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (Bill 89–2) by committee of the whole House, third reading
4 December 2013Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice and the Parliamentary Counsel Office.