The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:
This Act is the Remuneration Authority Amendment Act 2016.
This Act comes into force on 1 March 2017.
This Act amends the Remuneration Authority Act 1977 (the principal Act).
In section 2, replace the definition of principal allowances with:
means allowances (not being travelling allowances or other incidental or minor allowances); and
to avoid doubt, in relation to any of the following Judges who does not have his or her primary place of residence in Wellington may, if the Remuneration Authority thinks fit, include an amount by way of an allowance for accommodation while that person is in Wellington:
a Judge of the Supreme Court:
a Judge of the Court of Appeal:
the Chief High Court Judge
14 September 2016
Divided from Judicature Modernisation Bill (Bill 178–2) as Bill 178–3T
11 October 2016
17 October 2016
This Act is administered by the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.