Customs and Excise Amendment Act (No 2) 2015

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  • Customs and Excise Amendment Act (No 2) 2015: repealed, on 1 October 2018, pursuant to section 442 of the Customs and Excise Act 2018 (2018 No 4).
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Reprint as at 1 October 2018

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Customs and Excise Amendment Act (No 2) 2015

Public Act
 
2015 No 100
Date of assent
 
6 November 2015
Commencement
 
see section 2

Customs and Excise Amendment Act (No 2) 2015: repealed, on 1 October 2018, pursuant to section 442 of the Customs and Excise Act 2018 (2018 No 4).

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 New Zealand Customs Service.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

 
1 Title

This Act is the Customs and Excise Amendment Act (No 2) 2015.

2 Commencement

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

3 Principal Act

This Act amends the Customs and Excise Act 1996 (the principal Act).

4 Section 54 amended (Prohibited imports)

(1)

After section 54(1)(aa), insert:

(ab)

goods designed, manufactured, or adapted with intent to facilitate the commission of a crime involving dishonesty; or

(ac)

goods that, having regard to all relevant circumstances, can reasonably be considered—

(i)

part of, or involved in, an attempt to commit a crime involving dishonesty to which section 72 of the Crimes Act 1961 applies; or

(ii)

related to a conspiracy to commit a crime involving dishonesty to which section 310 of the Crimes Act 1961 applies; or

(2)

After section 54(8), insert:

(9)

In this section, crime involving dishonesty has the same meaning as in section 2(1) of the Crimes Act 1961.

5 Section 56 amended (Prohibited exports)

(1)

After section 56(1)(a), insert:

(ab)

goods designed, manufactured, or adapted with intent to facilitate the commission of a crime involving dishonesty; and

(ac)

goods that, having regard to all relevant circumstances, can reasonably be considered—

(i)

part of, or involved in, an attempt to commit a crime involving dishonesty to which section 72 of the Crimes Act 1961 applies; or

(ii)

related to a conspiracy to commit a crime involving dishonesty to which section 310 of the Crimes Act 1961 applies; and

(2)

In section 56(2A), insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

crime involving dishonesty has the same meaning as in section 2(1) of the Crimes Act 1961

6 Section 209 amended (Offences in relation to importation or exportation of prohibited goods)

(1)

In section 209(1)(c), replace “is knowingly” with “except for the conduct described in paragraph (cab), is knowingly”.

(2)

After section 209(1)(ca), insert:

(cab)

is knowingly concerned in any importation or exportation of—

(i)

goods that are designed, manufactured, or adapted with intent to facilitate the commission of a crime involving dishonesty; or

(ii)

goods that, having regard to all relevant circumstances, can reasonably be considered—

(A)

part of, or involved in, an attempt to commit a crime involving dishonesty to which section 72 of the Crimes Act 1961 applies; or

(B)

related to a conspiracy to commit a crime involving dishonesty to which section 310 of the Crimes Act 1961 applies; or

(3)

After section 209(2), insert:

(2A)

Every person who commits an offence against subsection (1)(cab) is liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 years.

(4)

After section 209(6), insert:

(7)

In this section, crime involving dishonesty has the same meaning as in section 2(1) of the Crimes Act 1961.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Customs and Excise Amendment Act (No 2) 2015 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, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Customs and Excise Act 2018 (2018 No 4): section 442