Building (Pools) Amendment Bill

  • enacted

Hon Dr Nick Smith

Building (Pools) Amendment Bill

Government Bill

63—3

Contents

Key
1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 5 amended (Overview)
5Section 7 amended (Interpretation)
6Section 8 amended (Building: what it means and includes)
6ASection 11 amended (Role of chief executive)
6BSection 12 amended (Role of building consent authority and territorial authority)
6CNew section 67A inserted (Territorial authority may grant waivers or modifications in relation to means of restricting access to residential pools)
67ATerritorial authority may grant waivers or modifications in relation to means of restricting access to residential pools
7New subpart 7A of Part 2 inserted
162APurpose
162BApplication of subpart
162CResidential pools must have means of restricting access
162CAPeriodic inspections of residential pools
162DManufacturers and retailers must supply notice
8Section 163 amended (Definitions for this subpart)
9Section 165 amended (Form and content of notice to fix)
10Section 168 amended (Offence not to comply with notice to fix)
10ASection 188 amended (Determination by chief executive)
11Section 222 amended (Inspections by territorial authority)
12ASection 402 amended (Regulations: general)
13New sections 450A and 450B inserted
450ATransitional and savings provision for residential pools
450BSavings provision for existing residential pools
14Schedule 1 amended
15Repeal of Fencing of Swimming Pools Act 1987
16Consequential amendments to other enactments
Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: