Budget Measures (Financial Support for Newborn Children) Bill

  • enacted

Hon Simon Bridges

Budget Measures (Financial Support for Newborn Children) Bill

Government Bill

211—1

Contents

Explanatory note

1 Title

2 Commencement

Part 1
Amendments to Parental Leave and Employment Protection Act 1987

3 Principal Act

Amendments to come into force on day after date of Royal assent

4 New section 2C inserted (Transitional, savings, and related provisions)

5 New Schedule 1AA inserted

Amendments to come into force on 1 April 2015

6 Section 1A amended (Purpose)

7 Section 9 amended (Duration of maternity leave)

8 Section 19A amended (Extension of partner's/paternity leave entitlements for spouses or partners of employees in certain circumstances)

9 Section 19B amended (Extension of partner's/paternity leave of adoptive parent)

10 Section 26 amended (Duration of extended leave)

11 Section 27 amended (Extended leave to be shared between parents)

12 Section 32 amended (Requirements where extended leave sought)

13 Section 45 amended (Early ending and extension of parental leave)

14 Section 71A amended (Purpose)

15 Section 71J amended (Duration of parental leave payment)

16 Section 71L amended (End of parental leave payment for employees)

17 Section 71LA amended (End of parental leave payment for self-employed persons)

18 Regulations amended

Amendments to come into force on 1 April 2016

19 Section 1A amended (Purpose)

20 Section 9 amended (Duration of maternity leave)

21 Section 19A amended (Extension of partner's/paternity leave entitlements for spouses or partners of employees in certain circumstances)

22 Section 19B amended (Extension of partner's/paternity leave of adoptive parent)

23 Section 26 amended (Duration of extended leave)

24 Section 27 amended (Extended leave to be shared between parents)

25 Section 32 amended (Requirements where extended leave sought)

26 Section 45 amended (Early ending and extension of parental leave)

27 Section 71A amended (Purpose)

28 Section 71J amended (Duration of parental leave payment)

29 Section 71L amended (End of parental leave payment for employees)

30 Section 71LA amended (End of parental leave payment for self-employed persons)

31 Regulations amended

Part 2
Amendments to Income Tax Act 2007

32 Income Tax Act 2007 amended

33 Section MD 1 amended (Abating WFF tax credit)

34 Section MD 2 amended (Calculating net contributions to credits)

35 Section MD 11 amended (Entitlement to parental tax credit)

36 Section MD 12 amended (Calculation of parental tax credit)

37 Section MD 13 amended (Calculation of family credit abatement)

38 Section MD 16 amended (Calculation of parental tax credit abatement)

Schedule 1
New Schedule 1AA inserted in Parental Leave and Empoyment Protection Act 1987

Schedule 2
Amendments to Parental Leave and Employment Protection Regulations 2002 that come into force on 1 April 2015

Schedule 3
Amendments to Parental Leave and Employment Protection Regulations 2002 that come into force on 1 April 2016


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: