The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:
This Act is the Subordinate Legislation Confirmation Act 2016.
This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.
The purpose of this Act is to confirm certain confirmable instruments and annual confirmable instruments that, unless earlier confirmed by an Act of Parliament, are—
revoked at the applicable deadline under section 47C(1)(a) or (b) of the Legislation Act 2012; or
taken after the applicable deadline to have been invalid for their past operation (because they have been revoked with effect before or on the deadline) under section 47D of the Legislation Act 2012.
In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, confirmable instrument and annual confirmable instrument have the same meanings as in section 47B of the Legislation Act 2012.
This Act binds the Crown.
The Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Act 2015 (2015 No 119) is repealed.
The following regulations are confirmed:
Animal Products (Fees, Charges, and Levies) Amendment Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/99):
Animal Products (Dairy Industry Fees, Charges, and Levies) Amendment Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/100).
The Biosecurity (Bovine Tuberculosis—Cattle and Deer Levy) Order 2016 (LI 2016/111) is confirmed.
The following orders are confirmed:
Commodity Levies (Meat) Order 2015 (LI 2015/307):
Commodity Levies (Winegrapes) Order 2016 (LI 2016/114).
Customs Import Prohibition (Trout) Order 2015 (LI 2015/241):
Excise and Excise-equivalent Duties Table (Tobacco Products Indexation and Separate 10% Increase) Amendment Order 2015:
Excise and Excise-equivalent Duties Table (Alcoholic Beverages Indexation) Amendment Order 2016.
The Energy (Petroleum or Engine Fuel Monitoring Levy) Regulations 2015 (LI 2015/304) are confirmed.
The Fisheries (Schedule 8) Order 2016 (LI 2016/145) is confirmed.
The Gambling (Problem Gambling Levy) Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/120) are confirmed.
The Land Transport (Motor Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/25) are confirmed.
The National Animal Identification and Tracing (Levies) Amendment Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/97) are confirmed.
The Social Security (Rates of Benefits and Allowances) Order 2016 (LI 2016/53) is confirmed.
The Tariff (Free Trade Agreement between New Zealand and the Republic of Korea) Amendment Order 2015 is confirmed.
Wine (Non-grape Wine Levy) Order 2015 (LI 2015/260):
Wine (Grape Wine Levy) Order 2016 (LI 2016/113).
18 August 2016
Introduction (Bill 159–1)
23 August 2016
First reading and referral to Regulations Review Committee
10 November 2016
Reported from Regulations Review Committee
14 December 2016
Second reading, third reading
16 December 2016