Harmful Digital Communications Act 2015

2 Commencement

(1)

Sections 22 to 25 and Part 2 come into force on the day after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

(2)

The rest of this Act comes into force on the earlier of—

(a)

a date appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council; and

(b)

2 years after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

(3)

One or more Orders in Council may be made under subsection (2) appointing different dates for different provisions.

Section 2(2): sections 8 to 21 and 26 to 28 brought into force, on 21 November 2016, by the Harmful Digital Communications Act Commencement Order (No 2) 2016 (LI 2016/226).

Section 2(2): sections 3, 4, 5, and 6 brought into force, on 27 November 2015, by the Harmful Digital Communications Act Commencement Order 2015 (LI 2015/248).

Section 2(2): section 7 brought into force, on 20 May 2016, by the Harmful Digital Communications Act Commencement Order 2016 (LI 2016/90).