Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill

  • enacted

Hon Tariana Turia

Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill

Government Bill


As reported from the Health Committee




1 Title

2 Commencement

Part 1
Amendments to Smoke-free Environments Act 1990

3 Principal Act

4 Section 2 amended (Interpretation)

5 Section 3A amended (Purposes of this Act)

6 Section 21 amended (Purpose of this Part)

7 Section 24 amended (Use of trade marks, etc, on goods other than tobacco products, or in relation to sponsored events)

8 Cross-heading above section 29AA replaced

9 Section 30A amended (Restrictions on sale of certain tobacco products in small quantities)

10 New section 31A inserted (Standardised packaging of tobacco products)

11 Section 32 amended (Labelling and health messages for tobacco products)

12 Section 32AA amended (Labelling and health messages for herbal smoking products)

13 Section 36 amended (Offences in respect of tobacco products and herbal smoking products)

14 New sections 36AA and 36AAB inserted

15 Section 38A amended (Infringement offences)

16 Section 39 amended (Regulations)

17 New section 39A inserted (Regulations for standardised packaging (including messages and information))

18 New section 41BA inserted (Search warrant)

19 New Part 3 inserted

20 New Schedule inserted

Part 2
Amendments to other enactments

21 Amendment to Designs Act 1953

22 Amendment to Search and Surveillance Act 2012

New Schedule inserted

Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: