Search and Surveillance Powers Bill

  • discharged on 02 July 2009

Hon Annette King

Search and Surveillance Powers Bill

Government Bill



Stopping vehicle without warrant to effect arrest

Warrantless searches of vehicles in public places in relation to evidential material of serious offences

Stopping vehicles with or without warrant for purposes of search

Warrantless powers relating to road blocks and road closures

Examination orders in business contexts

Examination orders in contexts other than those of business

Other provisions that apply to examination order applications

Making examination orders and contents of examination orders

Other provisions relating to examination orders

Application for surveillance device warrant

Issuing of surveillance device warrant

Carrying out activities authorised by surveillance device warrants

Other provisions applying to surveillance device warrants

Surveillance device warrant reports

Residual warrants

Application for residual warrant

Issuing of residual warrants

Carrying out activities authorised by residual warrants

Other provisions that apply to residual warrants

Residual warrant reports

Application for search warrant

Issuing of search warrant

Giving directions

Establishing search scene

Detention of person at search scene

Powers of search incidental to powers of arrest

Moving vehicle for safekeeping and other purposes

Seizure of items in plain view

Search of persons

Search warrants to enter and search vehicles

Provision of particulars and other information

Computer searches

Identification and notice


Examination orders and production orders


Search warrants and other search powers

Admission of evidence generally

Rights of owners and others in relation to things seized or produced

Amendments to Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997

Amendments to Animal Products Act 1999

Amendment to Antarctic Marine Living Resources Act 1981

Amendments to Antarctica (Environmental Protection) Act 1994

Amendments to Aviation Crimes Act 1972

Amendment to Boxing and Wrestling Act 1981

Amendments to Civil Aviation Act 1990

Amendments to Conservation Act 1987

Amendments to Customs and Excise Act 1996

Amendments to Dog Control Act 1996

Amendments to Electoral Act 1993

Amendments to Electoral Finance Act 2007

Amendments to Extradition Act 1999

Amendments to Films, Videos, and Publications Classification Act 1993

Amendments to Financial Transactions Reporting Act 1996

Amendment to Food Act 1981

Amendments to Gambling Act 2003

Amendments to Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996

Amendments to Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

Amendments to Human Assisted Reproductive Technology Act 2004

Amendments to Human Tissue Act 2008

Amendments to Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007

Amendments to International Crimes and International Criminal Court Act 2000

Amendments to International War Crimes Tribunals Act 1995

Amendments to Land Transport Act 1998

Amendments to Local Government Act 2002

Amendments to Marine Mammals Protection Act 1978

Amendments to Marine Reserves Act 1971

Amendments to Maritime Security Act 2004

Amendments to Maritime Transport Act 1994

Amendments to Motor Vehicle Sales Act 2003

Amendments to National Parks Act 1980

Amendments to Overseas Investment Act 2005

Amendments to Ozone Layer Protection Act 1996

Amendment to Petroleum Demand Restraint Act 1981

Amendments to Prostitution Reform Act 2003

Amendments to Radiation Protection Act 1965

Amendments to Radiocommunications Act 1989

Amendments to Reserves Act 1977

Amendments to Resource Management Act 1991

Amendments to Sale of Liquor Act 1989

Amendments to Trade in Endangered Species Act 1989

Amendments to Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007

Amendments to Wild Animal Control Act 1977

Amendments to Wildlife Act 1953

Amendments to Wine Act 2003

Amendments to Commerce Act 1986

Amendments to Fair Trading Act 1986

Transitional provisions

Review provision

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: