New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016

  • repealed
  • New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016: repealed, on 9 December 2019, by section 3.

Reprint as at 9 December 2019

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New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016

Public Act
 
2016 No 23
Date of assent
 
13 May 2016
Commencement
 
see section 2

New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016: repealed, on 9 December 2019, by section 3.

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 Health.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

 
1 Title

This Act is the New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016.

2 Commencement

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

3 Repeal

This Act is repealed on the day that elected members of the Southern DHB come into office after the triennial general election of 2019, in accordance with clause 14 of Schedule 2 of the 2000 Act.

Preliminary provisions

4 Purpose

The purpose of this Act is to cancel the 2016 triennial general election of the Southern DHB in order to provide, until the repeal date, for the continuation of the term of office of a commissioner for the Southern DHB.

5 Interpretation

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—

commissioner means a person appointed under section 31 of the 2000 Act to be a commissioner for the Southern DHB

repeal date means the day specified for the repeal of this Act by section 3

Southern DHB means the district health board of that name listed in Schedule 1 of the 2000 Act

triennial general election has the meaning given in clause 1 of Schedule 2 of the 2000 Act.

6 Act binds the Crown

This Act binds the Crown.

Cancellation of election

7 Cancellation of 2016 election of Southern DHB

(1)

The triennial general election for the Southern DHB in 2016 is cancelled.

(2)

The following provisions of the 2000 Act do not apply to the Southern DHB in relation to the triennial general election of 2016:

(a)

clause 8 of Schedule 2 (which provides for the application of the provisions of the Local Electoral Act 2001 and regulations made under that Act to every election of a DHB, subject to the provisions of the 2000 Act and to any regulations made under that Act); and

(b)

clause 9 of Schedule 2 (which requires the election of all DHBs to be held in conjunction with every triennial general election); and

(c)

section 7(f) of the Local Electoral Act 2001 (which applies that Act to every election of a DHB).

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016 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

New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Act 2016 (2016 No 23): section 3