Official Information (Parliamentary Under-Secretaries) Amendment Act 2016

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Official Information (Parliamentary Under-Secretaries) Amendment Act 2016

Public Act
 
2016 No 34
Date of assent
 
4 July 2016
Commencement
 
see section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Official Information (Parliamentary Under-Secretaries) Amendment Act 2016.

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 Official Information Act 1982 (the principal Act).

4 Section 2 amended (Interpretation)

In section 2(1), insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

Minister of the Crown includes a Parliamentary Under-Secretary

Legislative history

23 July 2015

Introduction (Bill 50–1)

14 October 2015

First reading and referral to Government Administration Committee

11 May 2016

Reported from Government Administration Committee  (Bill 50–2)

25 May 2016

Second reading

8 June 2016

Committee of the whole House

29 June 2016

Third reading

4 July 2016

Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.