Trade (Safeguard Measures) Bill

  • enacted

Hon Craig Foss

Trade (Safeguard Measures) Bill

Government Bill


As reported from the committee of the whole House



1 Title

2 Commencement

Part 1
Safeguard investigations, provisional safeguard duty, and safeguard measures

3 Purpose

3A Overview of safeguards

4 Interpretation

5 Act binds the Crown

6 Notification of decision or report

Safeguard investigation

7 Initiation of safeguard investigation

8 Application for safeguard investigation

9 Submissions and information relating to safeguard investigation

10 Access to information relevant to safeguard investigation and treatment of confidential information

11 Duration of safeguard investigation

12 Safeguard investigation

Provisional safeguard duty

13 Imposition of provisional safeguard duty

14 Duration of provisional safeguard duty

15 Termination or reduction of provisional safeguard duty

16 Effect on provisional safeguard duty of imposition (or not) of relevant duty

Safeguard measure

17 Safeguard measure

18 Imposition of safeguard measure

19 Duration of safeguard measure

Safeguard review

20 Initiation of safeguard review

21 Safeguard review investigation

22 Extension of safeguard measure

23 Duration of extended safeguard measure

Duty must be paid to, and collected by, Customs

24 Duty must be paid to, and collected by, Customs

Termination or reduction of safeguard measure

25 Termination or reduction of safeguard measure

Part 2
Miscellaneous matters

26 Temporary Safeguard Authority abolished with no compensation for loss of office

27 Transitional provision

28 Consequential amendments to Customs and Excise Act 1996

29 Consequential amendment to Official Information Act 1982

30 Consequential amendment to Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997

31 Repeal

Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: