Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2017

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2017

Public Act
 
2017 No 33
Date of assent
 
7 August 2017
Commencement
 
see section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2017.

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 Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002 (the principal Act).

4 Schedule 1AA amended

In Schedule 1AA, after clause 7, insert the Part 2 set out in the Schedule of this Act.

Schedule New Part 2 inserted in Schedule 1AA

s 4

Part 2 Provision relating to Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2017

8 Continuation of national civil defence emergency management strategy to 2019

Despite section 34(1)(b), the national civil defence emergency management strategy that took effect on 10 January 2008, unless it is earlier amended or replaced, remains current (in effect) until the close of 9 April 2019.

Legislative history

3 August 2017

Introduction (Bill 292–1)

3 August 2017

First reading, second reading, committee of the whole House, third reading

7 August 2017

Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management.