New Zealand Public Health and Disability Amendment Act 2020

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

New Zealand Public Health and Disability Amendment Act 2020

Public Act
 
2020 No 61
Date of assent
 
11 August 2020
Commencement
 
see section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Amendment Act 2020.

2 Commencement

This Act comes into force on 30 September 2020.

3 Principal Act

This Act amends the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000 (the principal Act).

Amendment to New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

4 Part 4A repealed

Repeal Part 4A.

Consequential amendments

5 Consequential amendments to Support Workers (Pay Equity) Settlement Act 2017

(2)

In section 5, definition of employer, paragraph (b), delete “(for example, under a family care policy within the meaning of that term in section 70B of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000)”.

(3)

Repeal section 9A(3).

Legislative history

21 January 2020

Introduction (Bill 214–1)

19 February 2020

First reading and referral to Health Committee

24 July 2020

Reported from Health Committee (Bill 214–2)

30 July 2020

Second reading

4 August 2020

Committee of the whole House, third reading

11 August 2020

Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Health.