Statutes Amendment Bill

Statutes Amendment Bill

Government Bill

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As reported from the committee of the whole House

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Hon Aupito William Sio

Statutes Amendment Bill

Government Bill

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Contents

Key
1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 38 amended (Prohibition on false customer names and customer anonymity)
5Section 140 amended (Power to use and disclose information supplied or obtained under other enactments for AML/CFT purposes)
6Principal Act
7Section 2 amended (Interpretation)
8Section 200T replaced (Record of proceedings not to be disclosed)
200T Record of proceedings not to be disclosed
9Principal Act
10Section 344 amended (Composition of Board)
11Section 345 amended (Criteria for appointment)
12Schedule 3 amended
13Principal Act
14Section 29B replaced (Financial statements must be audited)
29BAudits
15Principal Act
16Section 49 amended (Composition of board)
17Section 50 amended (Criteria for appointment)
18Section 58 replaced (Council to publish reports)
58Council to publish reports
19Schedule 1 amended
20Principal Act
21Section 7 amended (Citizenship by descent)
22Principal Act
23Section 3 amended (Public notice)
24Section 324 amended (Property of company removed from register)
25Principal Act
26Section 336 amended (Wharf owner or warehouse owner may sell goods by public auction after 90 days)
29Principal Act
30Section 49 amended (Judge may grant bail pending trial)
31Section 82 amended (Registrar may delegate functions, duties, or powers to clerk or other officer of Court Martial)
32Principal Act
33Section 215 amended (Right of appeal by prosecutor or defendant against certain pre-trial evidential decisions in Judge-alone case)
33ASection 375 amended (Conviction not to be recorded for infringement offences)
34Principal Act
35Section 82 amended (Discharge of assets forfeiture order by Official Assignee)
36Section 83 amended (Discharge of profit forfeiture order by Official Assignee)
37Section 85 amended (Discharge of instrument forfeiture order by Official Assignee)
38Principal Act
39Section 182 repealed (Existing members exempt from qualification requirements)
40Section 183 repealed (Term of office of existing members other than ex officio members)
41Section 184 repealed (Term of office of existing ex officio members)
42Section 186 amended (Continuation of existing board committees)
43Section 195 repealed (Existing bank accounts)
44Section 196 repealed (Existing law on securities, borrowing, guarantees, indemnities, and derivative transactions continues to apply until 1 April 2005)
44APrincipal Act
44BSection 49 amended (Rehearings)
45Principal Act
46Section 34 replaced (Remuneration of Chief District Court Judge, principal Judges, and permanent Judges)
34Remuneration of Judges
47Section 35 amended (Remuneration of part-time or acting Judge)
48Section 60 amended (Remuneration of Chief Community Magistrate and Community Magistrates)
49Section 187 amended (Charging order in respect of land expires after 2 years)
51Section 214 amended (Grounds for making section 213 order)
52Principal Act
53Schedule 2 amended
54Principal Act
55Section 3 amended (Constitution of Board)
56Section 10 amended (Extraordinary vacancies on Board and Committee)
57New sections 10A to 10E and cross-heading inserted
10ABoard to prepare annual report
10BForm and content of annual report
10CBoard to give annual report to Minister
10DBoard to publish reports
10EAnnual reports to be presented to House of Representatives
58Principal Act
59Section 26A repealed (Power to amend Schedule 2A)
59APrincipal Act
59BSection 289 amended (Publish privileged statements)
60Principal Act
61Section 95 amended (Annual subsidies up to 1 July 1991 from Government and from funds or accounts out of which contributors’ salaries are paid)
62Principal Act
63Section 4 amended (Interpretation)
64Section 172 amended (Minister may cancel or suspend liability for deportation)
64ANew section 173A inserted (Person may defer lodging appeal against liability for deportation)
173APerson may defer lodging appeal against liability for deportation
64BSection 214 amended (Effect of suspension on appeal)
65Section 236 amended (Appeals against deportation liability where person serving prison sentence)
65APrincipal Act
65BSection 53 amended (Suspension of licence pending outcome of complaint)
66Principal Act
67Schedule 3 amended
68Principal Act
69Section 4 (Interpretation)
70Section 9 repealed (Prescribed offences)
71Section 18 (Conditions on grant of legal aid)
72Section 21 amended (Amount of repayment payable)
73Section 114 amended (Regulations)
74Principal Act
75Section 6 amended (Interpretation)
76Section 24 amended (Persons disqualified from registration: individuals)
77Section 25 amended (Persons disqualified from registration: companies)
78Sections 148 to 156 and cross-headings repealed
79Sections 158 to 161 repealed
80Section 163 and cross-heading repealed
81Consequential amendments to Motor Vehicle Sales Regulations 2003
82Consequential revocation
82APrincipal Act
82BNew section 2A inserted (Transitional, savings, and related provisions)
2ATransitional, savings, and related provisions
82CSection 19 amended (General powers of Commission)
82DSection 35 amended (Application of other enactments)
82ENew Schedule 1AA inserted
82FSchedule amended
83Principal Act
84Section 11 amended (Execution of documents by attorney)
85Principal Act
86New section 59B inserted (Fund investment vehicles not required to prepare statements or annual reports)
59BFund investment vehicles not required to prepare statements or annual reports
87Principal Act
88Section 22 amended (Right of access to internal rules affecting decisions)
89Principal Act
90Schedule 1 amended
90APrincipal Act
90BSection 10 amended (General Manager of Parliamentary Service)
90CConsequential amendments to instruments
90DConsequential amendments to legislation
91Principal Act
92Section 135 amended (Term of office)
93Section 153 replaced (Board to publish reports)
153Board to publish reports
94Section 154 amended (Annual reports to be presented to House of Representatives)
95Principal Act
96Section 18 amended (Secretary deducts money for legal aid, reparation, and earlier orders, then pays surplus into account)
97Principal Act
98Section 15C amended (End-of-year performance information requirements)
99New subpart 1A of Part 5 inserted
45LAEnd-of-year performance information for newly established performance reporters
100Section 45O amended (Special provisions relating to Reserves Boards)
101Schedule 4 amended
102Principal Act
103Section 93 amended (Power of Committee to make orders)
104Principal Act
105Section 52 amended (Composition of Board)
106Section 53 amended (Criteria for appointment)
107Schedule amended
108Principal Act
109Section 32 amended (Requirements for preparing and publishing evaluation reports)
110Section 48 amended (Public notification of proposal for national direction and inquiry)
111Section 58L amended (Definitions)
112Section 58R amended (Contents of Mana Whakahono a Rohe)
113Section 87B amended (Certain activities to be treated as discretionary activities or prohibited activities)
114Section 360 amended (Regulations)
115Schedule 1 amended
116Amendment to Resource Management Amendment Act 2005
117Principal Act
118Section 136 amended (Temporary authorities: on-licences and off-licences)
119Principal Act
120Section 51 amended (Pawnbrokers record)
121Section 57 amended (Redemption price)
122Principal Act
122ASection 63 amended (Appointment of Registrar, Deputy Registrar, and other officers of Court of Appeal)
122BSection 64 amended (Powers of Registrar and Deputy Registrar)
123Section 135 amended (Salaries and allowances of permanent Judges and Associate Judges)
124Section 137 amended (Salaries and allowances of acting Judges)
125Principal Act
126Schedule 1 amended
127Principal Act
128Section 31 repealed (Review of Ombudsmen Act 1975 and Official Information Act 1982 in relation to State enterprises)
129Section 33 and Schedule 6 repealed
130Principal Act
131Section 38 amended (Conditions of employment of chief executives)
132Section 61A amended (Restriction of redundancy payments in certain situations)
133Section 74AB amended (Boards of Trustees indemnified by Commissioner)
133APrincipal Act
133BSection 21 amended (Procedure for infringement offences)
133CNew section 21B inserted (Requirements for infringement notices regarding payment method)
21BRequirements for infringement notices regarding payment method
133DSection 78B amended (Power to correct irregularities in proceedings for infringement offences)
134Principal Act
135Section 5 amended (Outline)
136Section 11 amended (Interpretation)
137Section 19 amended (Timing of actions or matters)
138Section 21 amended (Reserve status revoked)
139Section 29 amended (Registration of ownership)
140Section 33 amended (Existing structures on Te Arawa lakebeds)
141Section 36 amended (Existing commercial activities)
142Section 41 amended (New commercial activities and new structures require written consent of Trustees)
143Section 45 amended (Liability for rates)
144Section 46 amended (Liability of public utility authority for rates assessed)
145Section 59 amended (Interpretation)
146Schedule 1 amended
147Schedule 3 amended
148Principal Act
149Section 44 amended (Nature of suspicious property report)
150Principal Act
151Section 7 amended (Interpretation)
152Section 31 amended (Indexation of certain entitlements in relation to New Zealand Consumers Price Index)
153Section 271 amended (Offence not to provide earnings information to VANZ)
154Schedule 1 amended
155Principal Act
156Long Title repealed
157New section 1A inserted (Purpose)
1APurpose
158Section 13 amended (Functions and powers of Board)
159Section 18 amended (Authorised expenditure)
160Section 24 amended (Travelling allowances)
161Section 25 amended (Unauthorised expenditure)
Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Statutes Amendment Act 2018.

2 Commencement

(1)

Sections 46 and 47 come into force on 1 July 2020.

(2)

Part 35 comes into force on 1 July 2020.

(3)

The rest of this Act comes into force on the day after the date of Royal assent.

Part 1 Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009

3 Principal Act

This Part amends the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009 (the principal Act).

4 Section 38 amended (Prohibition on false customer names and customer anonymity)

In section 38(2)(b), after “New Zealand Security Intelligence Service”, insert “or for the Government Communications Security Bureau”.

5 Section 140 amended (Power to use and disclose information supplied or obtained under other enactments for AML/CFT purposes)

After section 140(2)(h), insert:

(ha)

the Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act 2008:

Part 2 Armed Forces Discipline Act 1971

6 Principal Act

This Part amends the Armed Forces Discipline Act 1971 (the principal Act).

7 Section 2 amended (Interpretation)

(1)

In section 2(1), repeal the definition of Commonwealth force.

(2)

In section 2(1), replace the definition of provost officer with:

provost officer means an officer who—

(a)

is not a midshipman, an officer cadet, or a chaplain; and

(b)

is any of the following:

(i)

a provost marshal appointed in writing by or on behalf of the Chief of Defence Force:

(ii)

an assistant provost marshal appointed in writing by or on behalf of the Chief of Defence Force or by a provost marshal:

(iii)

any other officer of the Navy, the Army, or the Air Force appointed in writing as a provost officer by or on behalf of the Chief of Defence Force or by a provost marshal or an assistant provost marshal:

(iv)

a person attached or lent as a provost officer, with approval in writing by or on behalf of the Chief of Defence Force or by a provost marshal or an assistant provost marshal, to any part of the Armed Forces:

(v)

a person seconded for service or appointed for duty as a provost officer, with approval in writing by or on behalf of the Chief of Defence Force or by a provost marshal or an assistant provost marshal, with any part of the Armed Forces

8 Section 200T replaced (Record of proceedings not to be disclosed)

Replace section 200T with:

200T Record of proceedings not to be disclosed

The record of proceedings of a court of inquiry must not be disclosed to—

(a)

people who are not members of the Defence Force (within the meaning of section 2(1) of the Defence Act 1990), unless the disclosure is authorised by a superior commander of the service concerned; or

(b)

members of the Defence Force unless—

(i)

the members need to be aware of the contents of the record to enable them to perform their service or employment duties; or

(ii)

the members are entitled to a copy of the record under the rules of procedure; or

(iii)

the disclosure is authorised by a superior commander of the service concerned.

Part 3 Building Act 2004

9 Principal Act

This Part amends the Building Act 2004 (the principal Act).

10 Section 344 amended (Composition of Board)

Replace section 344(2) with:

(2)

A member must be appointed by the Minister.

11 Section 345 amended (Criteria for appointment)

In section 345(1), replace “recommend a person for appointment” with “appoint a person”.

12 Schedule 3 amended

(1)

In Schedule 3, clause 1(1), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(2)

In Schedule 3, after clause 1(2), insert:

(3)

When a member of the Board is appointed, the Minister must publish a notice in the Gazette confirming the appointment.

(3)

In Schedule 3, clause 3(3)(c), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(4)

In Schedule 3, clause 7(1), replace “The Governor-General may, on the advice of the Minister given” with “The Minister may,”.

(5)

In Schedule 3, clause 7(1), replace “satisfaction of the Governor-General” with “satisfaction of the Minister”.

(6)

In Schedule 3, clause 7(2), replace “giving advice to the Governor-General” with “removing the member”.

(7)

In Schedule 3, clause 10(1), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(8)

In Schedule 3, replace clause 10(2) with:

(2)

A member who is appointed under subclause (1) is appointed for a term determined by the Minister, not exceeding 3 years.

Part 4 Burial and Cremation Act 1964

13 Principal Act

This Part amends the Burial and Cremation Act 1964 (the principal Act).

14 Section 29B replaced (Financial statements must be audited)

Replace section 29B with:

29B Audits

(1)

Subsection (2) applies, for a financial year, to trustees of cemeteries that have total operating expenditure for the financial year of $1 million or more.

(2)

Trustees must ensure that the financial statements for the financial year are audited.

(3)

Trustees are public entities as defined in section 4 of the Public Audit Act 2001 and, in accordance with that Act, the Auditor-General is their auditor.

Part 5 Chartered Professional Engineers of New Zealand Act 2002

15 Principal Act

This Part amends the Chartered Professional Engineers of New Zealand Act 2002 (the principal Act).

16 Section 49 amended (Composition of board)

In section 49, delete “Governor-General on the recommendation of the”.

17 Section 50 amended (Criteria for appointment)

(1)

In section 50(1), replace “recommend for appointment” with “appoint”.

(2)

In section 50(1)(c) and (d), delete “nominated by the Minister”.

(3)

Replace section 50(2) with:

(2)

The Minister—

(a)

must only appoint as a member of the Council a person who, in the Minister’s opinion, is qualified for appointment,—

(i)

having regard to the functions, duties, and powers of the Council; and

(ii)

because of that person’s knowledge, experience, or expertise; and

(iii)

having regard to the aim that the members collectively represent the range of engineering practices and disciplines; and

(b)

must not appoint a person who is a member of the governing body of the Registration Authority or an employee of the Registration Authority.

18 Section 58 replaced (Council to publish reports)

Replace section 58 with:

58 Council to publish reports

As soon as practicable after giving a report to the Minister under section 53 or 57, the Council must make the report publicly available on an Internet site maintained by or on behalf of the Council.

19 Schedule 1 amended

(1)

In Schedule 1, clause 1(1), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(2)

In Schedule 1, after clause 1(2), insert:

(3)

When a member of the Council is appointed, the Minister must publish a notice in the Gazette confirming the appointment.

(3)

In Schedule 1, clause 3(1)(c)(iii), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(4)

In Schedule 1, clause 7(1), replace “The Governor-General may, on the advice of the Minister given” with “The Minister may,”.

(5)

In Schedule 1, clause 7(1), replace “satisfaction of the Governor-General” with “satisfaction of the Minister”.

(6)

In Schedule 1, replace clause 7(2) with:

(2)

Before removing the member, the Minister must give the member a reasonable opportunity to make written submissions or be heard on the proposed removal.

Part 6 Citizenship Act 1977

20 Principal Act

This Part amends the Citizenship Act 1977 (the principal Act).

21 Section 7 amended (Citizenship by descent)

In section 7(3), delete “signed by the Secretary, or by a person authorised for the purpose by the Secretary,”.

Part 7 Companies Act 1993

22 Principal Act

This Part amends the Companies Act 1993 (the principal Act).

23 Section 3 amended (Public notice)

(1)

Replace section 3(3) with:

(3)

However, subsections (1) and (2) do not apply to the public notice required to be given—

(a)

by the Registrar under sections 319(1)(c), 320(1), 328(3)(a), 341(4)(b), and 360A(2)(b); and

(b)

by the Secretary to the Treasury under section 324(3).

(2)

In section 3(4), replace “subsection (3)” with subsection (3)(a).

(3)

After section 3(5), insert:

(6)

The public notice required to be given by the Secretary to the Treasury under the provision referred to in subsection (3)(b) must be given by publishing the notice in at least 1 issue of the Gazette.

(7)

The Secretary to the Treasury must ensure that a copy of the notice referred to in subsection (6) is available on an Internet site maintained by or on behalf of the Treasury, at all reasonable times, for a period of not less than 20 working days.

24 Section 324 amended (Property of company removed from register)

After section 324(3), insert:

(3A)

However, subsection (3) does not apply to the extent that the property is rights under a security or charge and the Secretary to the Treasury is satisfied that all amounts and all other obligations secured by the security or charge are paid, performed, or otherwise discharged.

Part 8 Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017

25 Principal Act

This Part amends the Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017 (the principal Act).

26 Section 336 amended (Wharf owner or warehouse owner may sell goods by public auction after 90 days)

In section 336(3)(b)(i), delete “(being the person appointed under section 210 of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010)”.

Part 10 Court Martial Act 2007

29 Principal Act

This Part amends the Court Martial Act 2007 (the principal Act).

30 Section 49 amended (Judge may grant bail pending trial)

In section 49(4)(a), replace “section 8(1) and (3) of the Bail Act 2000” with “section 8(1) and (4) of the Bail Act 2000”.

31 Section 82 amended (Registrar may delegate functions, duties, or powers to clerk or other officer of Court Martial)

Repeal section 82(2)(a).

Part 11 Criminal Procedure Act 2011

32 Principal Act

This Part amends the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (the principal Act).

33 Section 215 amended (Right of appeal by prosecutor or defendant against certain pre-trial evidential decisions in Judge-alone case)

After section 215(2)(c), insert:

(ca)

making or refusing to make a pre-trial witness anonymity order under section 110 of the Evidence Act 2006:

33A Section 375 amended (Conviction not to be recorded for infringement offences)

(1)

In section 375(1)(b), replace “on convicting the defendant of that offence” with “as if the court were able to convict a defendant of the offence”.

(2)

After section 375(3), insert:

(3A)

This section applies to every infringement offence whether or not there is an express reference to a conviction in the infringement offence provision or in any provision specifying the penalty for the infringement offence.

Part 12 Criminal Proceeds (Recovery) Act 2009

34 Principal Act

This Part amends the Criminal Proceeds (Recovery) Act 2009 (the principal Act).

35 Section 82 amended (Discharge of assets forfeiture order by Official Assignee)

In section 82(1)(b), replace “Secretary for Justice” with “Legal Services Commissioner”.

36 Section 83 amended (Discharge of profit forfeiture order by Official Assignee)

In section 83(1)(b), replace “Secretary for Justice” with “Legal Services Commissioner”.

37 Section 85 amended (Discharge of instrument forfeiture order by Official Assignee)

In section 85(b), replace “Secretary for Justice” with “Legal Services Commissioner”.

Part 13 Crown Entities Act 2004

38 Principal Act

This Part amends the Crown Entities Act 2004 (the principal Act).

39 Section 182 repealed (Existing members exempt from qualification requirements)

Repeal section 182.

40 Section 183 repealed (Term of office of existing members other than ex officio members)

Repeal section 183.

41 Section 184 repealed (Term of office of existing ex officio members)

Repeal section 184.

42 Section 186 amended (Continuation of existing board committees)

In section 186(2), replace “an ex officio member” with “a member who holds office because the person is a representative of any part of the Public Service”.

43 Section 195 repealed (Existing bank accounts)

Repeal section 195.

44 Section 196 repealed (Existing law on securities, borrowing, guarantees, indemnities, and derivative transactions continues to apply until 1 April 2005)

Repeal section 196.

Part 13A Disputes Tribunal Act 1988

44A Principal Act

This Part amends the Disputes Tribunal Act 1988 (the principal Act).

44B Section 49 amended (Rehearings)

In section 49(3), replace “28 days” with “20 working days”.

Part 14 District Court Act 2016

45 Principal Act

This Part amends the District Court Act 2016 (the principal Act).

46 Section 34 replaced (Remuneration of Chief District Court Judge, principal Judges, and permanent Judges)

Replace section 34 with:

34 Remuneration of Judges

(1)

A Judge must be paid, out of public money, without further appropriation than this section,—

(a)

a salary at the rate determined by the Remuneration Authority; and

(b)

allowances (if any) as determined by the Remuneration Authority; and

(c)

any additional allowances, such as travelling allowances or other incidental or minor allowances, as the Governor-General determines.

(2)

In this section, Judge means—

(a)

the Chief District Court Judge:

(b)

each principal Judge:

(c)

the Principal Environment Judge:

(d)

each permanent Judge (including each permanent Judge authorised to sit on a part-time basis):

(e)

each acting Judge.

47 Section 35 amended (Remuneration of part-time or acting Judge)

(1)

Replace the heading to section 35 with Salary and allowances of part-time or acting Judge.

(2)

In section 35(2), replace “section 34(a) and (c)” with section 34(1)(a) and (c).

48 Section 60 amended (Remuneration of Chief Community Magistrate and Community Magistrates)

After section 60(2), insert:

(2A)

An Order in Council made under subsection (1)(b) or (2), or a provision of any such order, may be made so as to come into force on a specified date that is—

(a)

the date on which the order is made; or

(b)

any other date, whether that date is before or after the date on which the order is made.

(2B)

If no date is specified under subsection (2A) for the coming into force of an Order in Council or a provision of any such order, the order or provision comes into force on the date on which the order is made.

49 Section 187 amended (Charging order in respect of land expires after 2 years)

(1)

Replace the heading to section 187 with Expiry of charging order in respect of land.

(2)

Repeal section 187(1).

(3)

In section 187(3), replace “subsection (1)” with “subsection (2)(a)”.

51 Section 214 amended (Grounds for making section 213 order)

In section 214(2), delete “2 or more of”.

Part 15 Electricity Act 1992

52 Principal Act

This Part amends the Electricity Act 1992 (the principal Act).

53 Schedule 2 amended

(1)

In Schedule 2, clause 4(6), replace “the residue of the term for which the vacating member was appointed” with “a term determined by the Minister, not exceeding 3 years”.

(2)

In Schedule 2, clause 16(2), replace “6 sitting days” with “10 sitting days”.

Part 16 Engineering Associates Act 1961

54 Principal Act

This Part amends the Engineering Associates Act 1961 (the principal Act).

55 Section 3 amended (Constitution of Board)

After section 3(3), insert:

(3A)

A member continues in office despite the expiry of the member’s term of office until—

(a)

a successor is appointed; or

(b)

the member is reappointed.

(3B)

When a member of the Board is appointed, the Minister must publish a notice in the Gazette confirming the appointment.

56 Section 10 amended (Extraordinary vacancies on Board and Committee)

In section 10(3), replace “the residue of the term for which his predecessor was appointed” with “a term determined by the Minister, not exceeding 2 years”.

57 New sections 10A to 10E and cross-heading inserted

After section 10, insert:

Reporting by Board

10A Board to prepare annual report

The Board must prepare an annual report on its operations for each period ending with 31 March in each year.

10B Form and content of annual report

(1)

An annual report must include all the information that is necessary to enable an informed assessment to be made of the Board’s performance during the year.

(2)

An annual report must be in writing, and be dated and signed on behalf of the Board by 2 members.

10C Board to give annual report to Minister

The Board must give the annual report to the Minister as soon as practicable after 31 March in each year.

10D Board to publish reports

As soon as practicable after giving a report to the Minister, the Board must make the report publicly available on an Internet site maintained by or on behalf of the Board.

10E Annual reports to be presented to House of Representatives

The Minister must present a copy of the annual report to the House of Representatives no later than 10 sitting days after the date on which the Minister receives the report.

Part 17 Flags, Emblems, and Names Protection Act 1981

58 Principal Act

This Part amends the Flags, Emblems, and Names Protection Act 1981 (the principal Act).

59 Section 26A repealed (Power to amend Schedule 2A)

Repeal section 26A.

Part 17A Food Act 2014

59A Principal Act

This Part amends the Food Act 2014 (the principal Act).

59B Section 289 amended (Publish privileged statements)

Repeal section 289(4).

Part 18 Government Superannuation Fund Act 1956

60 Principal Act

This Part amends the Government Superannuation Fund Act 1956 (the principal Act).

61 Section 95 amended (Annual subsidies up to 1 July 1991 from Government and from funds or accounts out of which contributors’ salaries are paid)

Repeal section 95(4).

Part 19 Immigration Act 2009

62 Principal Act

This Part amends the Immigration Act 2009 (the principal Act).

63 Section 4 amended (Interpretation)

In section 4, replace the definition of deportation order with:

deportation order means—

(a)

an order that contains the information described in section 176 and that, when served on a person in accordance with section 175, authorises the person’s deportation to be executed:

(b)

an Order in Council made under section 163:

(c)

a copy of the order specified in paragraph (a) or (b)

64 Section 172 amended (Minister may cancel or suspend liability for deportation)

(1)

In section 172(2), after “written notice”, insert “(a suspension notice)”.

(2)

In section 172(3), replace “notice under subsection (2)” with “suspension notice”.

(3)

In section 172(3)(a), after “notice”, insert “(a reactivation notice)”.

(4)

Replace section 172(3)(b) with:

(b)

subject to section 175A(4), the person has 28 days from the date on which the reactivation notice is served to—

(i)

lodge an appeal with the Tribunal on the grounds specified in section 155, 156, 158, 159, 160, 161, or 162, if the person deferred lodging an appeal under section 173A(2); or

(ii)

leave New Zealand.

64A New section 173A inserted (Person may defer lodging appeal against liability for deportation)

After section 173, insert:

173A Person may defer lodging appeal against liability for deportation

(1)

This section applies to a residence class visa holder who is—

(a)

liable for deportation under section 155, 156, 158, 159, 160, 161, or 162; and

(b)

entitled to appeal to the Tribunal on the grounds specified in any one of those provisions; and

(c)

served with a suspension notice under section 172(2).

(2)

The person may defer lodging an appeal with the Tribunal against their liability for deportation until the person is served with a reactivation notice under section 172(3).

(3)

If the person chooses to lodge an appeal with the Tribunal after being served with a reactivation notice, the time periods specified in sections 155(4), 156(3), 158(3), 159(2), 160(3), 161(2), and 162(2) do not apply to that person.

64B Section 214 amended (Effect of suspension on appeal)

(1)

In section 214(4), replace “deportation liability” with “reactivation”.

(2)

Repeal section 214(5).

65 Section 236 amended (Appeals against deportation liability where person serving prison sentence)

In section 236(1),—

(a)

replace “close” with “soon”; and

(b)

replace “to the date of” with “after the appeal is lodged but before”; and

(c)

replace “sentence)” with “sentence) before the person’s”.

Part 19A Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007

65A Principal Act

This Part amends the Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007 (the principal Act).

65B Section 53 amended (Suspension of licence pending outcome of complaint)

In section 53(3)(a), replace “(1)(d)” with “(2)(d)”.

Part 20 Intelligence and Security Act 2017

66 Principal Act

This Part amends the Intelligence and Security Act 2017 (the principal Act).

67 Schedule 3 amended

(1)

In Schedule 3, after clause 3(1)(b), insert:

(c)

in respect of time spent travelling in the performance of the Commissioner’s functions, travelling allowances and expenses in accordance with the Fees and Travelling Allowances Act 1951.

(2)

In Schedule 3, replace clause 3(3) with:

(3)

The Fees and Travelling Allowances Act 1951 applies as if a Commissioner were a member of a statutory board and the travelling were in the service of a statutory board.

Part 21 Legal Services Act 2011

68 Principal Act

This Part amends the Legal Services Act 2011 (the principal Act).

69 Section 4 (Interpretation)

(1)

In section 4(1), definition of capital, delete paragraph (b).

(2)

In section 4(1), definition of disposable capital, delete paragraph (b).

(3)

In section 4(1), definition of income, delete paragraph (b).

(4)

In section 4(1), repeal the definition of prescribed offence.

70 Section 9 repealed (Prescribed offences)

Repeal section 9.

71 Section 18 (Conditions on grant of legal aid)

Repeal section 18(7)(e).

72 Section 21 amended (Amount of repayment payable)

Repeal section 21(7).

73 Section 114 amended (Regulations)

Repeal section 114(1)(s), (t), and (u).

Part 22 Motor Vehicle Sales Act 2003

74 Principal Act

This Part amends the Motor Vehicle Sales Act 2003 (the principal Act).

75 Section 6 amended (Interpretation)

In section 6(1), repeal the definitions of existing licence application and transitional period.

76 Section 24 amended (Persons disqualified from registration: individuals)

Repeal section 24(d), (e), and (g).

77 Section 25 amended (Persons disqualified from registration: companies)

Repeal section 25(b) and (c).

78 Sections 148 to 156 and cross-headings repealed

Repeal sections 148 to 156 and the cross-headings above sections 148, 152, 154, and 156.

79 Sections 158 to 161 repealed

Repeal sections 158 to 161.

80 Section 163 and cross-heading repealed

Repeal section 163 and the cross-heading above section 163.

81 Consequential amendments to Motor Vehicle Sales Regulations 2003

(1)

This section amends the Motor Vehicle Sales Regulations 2003.

(2)

Revoke—

(a)

regulation 7; and

(b)

Part 3 of Schedule 1.

82 Consequential revocation

The Motor Vehicle Sales (Abolition of Motor Vehicle Dealers Licensing Board) Order 2004 (SR 2004/409) is revoked.

Part 22A New Zealand Film Commission Act 1978

82A Principal Act

This Part amends the New Zealand Film Commission Act 1978 (the principal Act).

82B New section 2A inserted (Transitional, savings, and related provisions)

After section 2, insert:

2A Transitional, savings, and related provisions

The transitional, savings, and related provisions set out in Schedule 1AA have effect according to their terms.

82C Section 19 amended (General powers of Commission)

Repeal section 19(3).

82D Section 35 amended (Application of other enactments)

In section 35, replace the Schedule with Schedule 1.

82E New Schedule 1AA inserted

Insert the Schedule 1AA set out in Schedule 2 of this Act as the first schedule to appear after the last section of the principal Act.

82F Schedule amended

In the Schedule heading, replace Schedule with Schedule 1.

Part 23 New Zealand Government Property Corporation Act 1953

83 Principal Act

This Part amends the New Zealand Government Property Corporation Act 1953 (the principal Act).

84 Section 11 amended (Execution of documents by attorney)

In section 11(1), delete “in any place outside New Zealand”.

Part 24 New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001

85 Principal Act

This Part amends the New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001 (the principal Act).

86 New section 59B inserted (Fund investment vehicles not required to prepare statements or annual reports)

After section 59A, insert:

59B Fund investment vehicles not required to prepare statements or annual reports

(1)

A Fund investment vehicle is not required to do either of the following:

(a)

prepare financial statements or group financial statements that are separate from those prepared for the Fund under section 66:

(b)

have financial statements or group financial statements audited.

(2)

If a Fund investment vehicle is a company, the board of the company is not required to prepare an annual report.

(3)

Subsections (1) and (2) apply despite anything to the contrary in the Companies Act 1993, the Limited Partnerships Act 2008, or the Public Audit Act 2001.

(4)

This section does not limit sections 59A(3) and 66 to 68.

(5)

In this section, annual report and board have the meanings given in section 2(1) of the Companies Act 1993.

Part 25 Official Information Act 1982

87 Principal Act

This Part amends the Official Information Act 1982 (the principal Act).

88 Section 22 amended (Right of access to internal rules affecting decisions)

(1)

Replace section 22(1) with:

(1)

On a request made under this section, a person has a right to, and must be given access to, any document (including a manual) that—

(a)

is held by a department, a Minister of the Crown, or an organisation; and

(b)

contains policies, principles, rules, or guidelines in accordance with which decisions or recommendations are made in respect of any person or body of persons in their personal capacity.

(1A)

Subsection (1) is subject to—

(a)

subsection (2):

(b)

subsection (6):

(c)

section 6(a) to (d):

(d)

section 7:

(e)

section 9(2)(a), (b), (ba), (i), and (j) (to the extent that there is no countervailing public interest in making the information available):

(f)

section 10.

(2)

Replace section 22(4) with:

(4)

If there is good reason under subsection (1A)(c), (d), or (e) for withholding some of the information contained in a document referred to in subsection (1), the department, Minister of the Crown, or organisation must, unless it is impracticable to do so,—

(a)

make a copy of that document available with any deletions or alterations that are necessary; or

(b)

provide another document stating the substance and effect of the document except as it relates to the information withheld.

Part 26 Ombudsmen Act 1975

89 Principal Act

This Part amends the Ombudsmen Act 1975 (the principal Act).

90 Schedule 1 amended

(1)

In Schedule 1, Part 1,—

(a)

repeal the item relating to the Māori Trustee:

(b)

in the item relating to the Ministry of Maori Development, replace “Maori” with “Māori”:

(c)

repeal the item relating to the National Provident Fund Department:

(d)

repeal the item relating to the Office of the State Services Commission:

(e)

insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

State Services Commission

(2)

In Schedule 1, Part 2,—

(a)

repeal the item relating to the Agricultural Pests Destruction Council:

(b)

in the item relating to the Board of Maori Affairs, replace “Maori” with “Māori”:

(c)

in the item relating to the Maori Heritage Council, replace “Maori” with “Māori”:

(d)

in the item relating to the Maori Purposes Fund Board, replace “Maori” with “Māori”:

(e)

in the item relating to the New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute, replace “Maori” with “Māori”:

(f)

repeal the item relating to the South Pacific Arts Committee:

(g)

repeal the item relating to the State Services Commission.

Part 26A Parliamentary Service Act 2000

90A Principal Act

This Part amends the Parliamentary Service Act 2000 (the principal Act).

90B Section 10 amended (General Manager of Parliamentary Service)

(1)

In the heading to section 10, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

(2)

In section 10, replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

90C Consequential amendments to instruments

If an instrument or other thing refers to the General Manager of the Parliamentary Service and that reference is no longer appropriate because the name of that office has changed, the reference must be read as a reference to the Chief Executive of the Parliamentary Service.

90D Consequential amendments to legislation

Amend the enactments specified in the Schedule as set out in that schedule.

Part 27 Plumbers, Gasfitters, and Drainlayers Act 2006

91 Principal Act

This Part amends the Plumbers, Gasfitters, and Drainlayers Act 2006 (the principal Act).

92 Section 135 amended (Term of office)

After section 135(2), insert:

(3)

A member continues in office despite the expiry of his or her term of office until—

(a)

a successor is appointed; or

(b)

the member is reappointed.

93 Section 153 replaced (Board to publish reports)

Replace section 153 with:

153 Board to publish reports

As soon as practicable after giving a report to the Minister under section 152, the Board must make the report publicly available on an Internet site maintained by or on behalf of the Board.

94 Section 154 amended (Annual reports to be presented to House of Representatives)

In section 154, replace “12 sitting days” with “10 sitting days”.

Part 28 Prisoners’ and Victims’ Claims Act 2005

95 Principal Act

This Part amends the Prisoners’ and Victims’ Claims Act 2005 (the principal Act).

96 Section 18 amended (Secretary deducts money for legal aid, reparation, and earlier orders, then pays surplus into account)

In section 18(1)(a)(i), replace “Secretary for Justice” with “Legal Services Commissioner”.

Part 29 Public Finance Act 1989

97 Principal Act

This Part amends the Public Finance Act 1989 (the principal Act).

98 Section 15C amended (End-of-year performance information requirements)

Replace section 15C(2)(a) with:

(a)

for a multi-category appropriation,—

(i)

by a Crown entity, a Schedule 4 organisation (but not including a Reserves Board (as described in Schedule 4)), or a Schedule 4A company if the resources from that appropriation are used by that entity, organisation, or company only; or

(ii)

by a department if, in accordance with a direction under section 7C(2)(c)(i), the resources from that appropriation are used by that department only; or

(iii)

by the appropriation administrator, in any other case; and

99 New subpart 1A of Part 5 inserted

After subpart 1 of Part 5, insert:

Subpart 1A—Special requirements for end-of-year performance information

45LA End-of-year performance information for newly established performance reporters

(1)

The Minister may (at the Minister’s discretion) exempt a performance reporter from the obligation to provide end-of-year performance information under section 19A if the performance reporter—

(a)

was established during the last 4 months of a financial year; and

(b)

is identified in the supporting information for an Appropriation Act as providing end-of-year performance information on an appropriation for the financial year.

(2)

A performance reporter that is exempted under subsection (1) must, after the end of the performance reporter’s first full financial year, provide the end-of-year performance information required by section 19C in respect of the period—

(a)

starting from the date on which the performance reporter is established; and

(b)

ending at the end of the performance reporter’s first full financial year.

(3)

In this section, performance reporter has the meaning given in section 19A(1).

100 Section 45O amended (Special provisions relating to Reserves Boards)

In section 45O(1), replace “section 45M(2)” with “section 45M(1A)”.

101 Schedule 4 amended

(1)

In Schedule 4, after the column relating to section 139 of the Crown Entities Act 2004, insert a column with the heading SPE 149C.

(2)

In Schedule 4, item relating to Asia New Zealand Foundation, in the column relating to section 149C of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (as inserted by subsection (1)), insert a tick.

(3)

In Schedule 4, item relating to Game Animal Council, in the column relating to section 149C of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (as inserted by subsection (1)), insert a tick.

(4)

In Schedule 4, item relating to Pacific Co-operation Foundation, in the column relating to section 149C of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (as inserted by subsection (1)), insert a tick.

Part 30 Real Estate Agents Act 2008

102 Principal Act

This Part amends the Real Estate Agents Act 2008 (the principal Act).

103 Section 93 amended (Power of Committee to make orders)

In section 93(1)(h), after “business”, insert “(including any records, accounts, and assets)”.

Part 31 Registered Architects Act 2005

104 Principal Act

This Part amends the Registered Architects Act 2005 (the principal Act).

105 Section 52 amended (Composition of Board)

(1)

Replace section 52(2) with:

(2)

A member must be appointed by the Minister.

(2)

In section 52(3), replace “recommend for appointment” with “appoint”.

106 Section 53 amended (Criteria for appointment)

In section 53, replace “recommend a person for appointment as a member of the Board” with “appoint a person as a member of the Board”.

107 Schedule amended

(1)

In the Schedule, clause 1(1), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(2)

In the Schedule, after clause 1(2), insert:

(3)

When a member of the Board is appointed, the Minister must publish a notice in the Gazette confirming the appointment.

(3)

In the Schedule, clause 3(1)(c)(iii), replace “Governor-General” with “Minister”.

(4)

In the Schedule, clause 7(1), replace “The Governor-General may, on the advice of the Minister given” with “The Minister may,”.

(5)

In the Schedule, clause 7(1), replace “satisfaction of the Governor-General” with “satisfaction of the Minister”.

(6)

In the Schedule, clause 7(2), replace “giving advice to the Governor-General” with “removing the member”.

Part 32 Resource Management Act 1991

108 Principal Act

This Part amends the Resource Management Act 1991 (the principal Act).

109 Section 32 amended (Requirements for preparing and publishing evaluation reports)

In section 32(5)(a), replace “standard or regulation” with “standard, regulation, national policy statement, or New Zealand coastal policy statement”.

110 Section 48 amended (Public notification of proposal for national direction and inquiry)

In section 48(1)(a), replace “national policy statement” with “national direction”.

111 Section 58L amended (Definitions)

In section 58L, definition of relevant local authority, replace “district or regional council” with “local authority”.

112 Section 58R amended (Contents of Mana Whakahono a Rohe)

(1)

Repeal section 58R(2)(a)(ii).

(2)

In section 58R(2)(a)(iii), replace “a Mana Whakahono a Rohe” with “the review of a local authority’s policies and processes (to ensure that they are consistent with a Mana Whakahono a Rohe)”.

113 Section 87B amended (Certain activities to be treated as discretionary activities or prohibited activities)

After section 87B(3), insert:

(4)

Any mining whose main purpose is to mine mercury must be treated as a prohibited activity.

114 Section 360 amended (Regulations)

Repeal section 360(2AA).

115 Schedule 1 amended

In Schedule 1, clause 8(1A), after “policy statement or plan”, insert “for which limited notification has been given under clause 5A”.

116 Amendment to Resource Management Amendment Act 2005

(1)

This section amends the Resource Management Amendment Act 2005.

(2)

Repeal section 108.

Part 33 Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012

117 Principal Act

This Part amends the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 (the principal Act).

118 Section 136 amended (Temporary authorities: on-licences and off-licences)

(1)

In section 136(4), after “the committee”, insert “or the chair (as the case may be)”.

(2)

After section 136(4), insert:

(4A)

Despite subsection (1), if the application is uncontested, the chair of the committee may make an order instead of the committee.

(3)

After section 136(5), insert:

(6)

For the purposes of this section, if the chair of the committee makes an order instead of the committee, a reference to the committee in any other relevant provision of this Act is to be treated as a reference to the chair.

Part 34 Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 2004

119 Principal Act

This Part amends the Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 2004 (the principal Act).

120 Section 51 amended (Pawnbrokers record)

In section 51(2)(g), replace “interest” with “redemption fee”.

121 Section 57 amended (Redemption price)

(1)

In section 57(1)(b), replace “total interest” with “redemption fee”.

(2)

In section 57(2), replace “interest” with “a redemption fee”.

Part 35 Senior Courts Act 2016

122 Principal Act

This Part amends the Senior Courts Act 2016 (the principal Act).

122A Section 63 amended (Appointment of Registrar, Deputy Registrar, and other officers of Court of Appeal)

(1)

In the heading to section 63, replace Deputy Registrar with Deputy Registrars.

(2)

In section 63, replace a Deputy Registrar with Deputy Registrars.

122B Section 64 amended (Powers of Registrar and Deputy Registrar)

(1)

In the heading to section 64, replace Deputy Registrar with Deputy Registrars.

(2)

In section 64(2), replace The Deputy Registrar with A Deputy Registrar.

123 Section 135 amended (Salaries and allowances of permanent Judges and Associate Judges)

(1)

Replace the heading to section 135 with Remuneration of Judges.

(2)

In section 135, delete “Permanent Judges and Associate”.

(3)

In section 135, insert as subsection (2):

(2)

In this section,—

Judge means—

(a)

a permanent or an acting Judge of a senior court:

(b)

a Judge authorised to sit part-time in a senior court:

(c)

a permanent or an acting Associate Judge:

(d)

an Associate Judge authorised to sit part-time

senior court means—

(a)

the Supreme Court:

(b)

the Court of Appeal:

(c)

the High Court.

124 Section 137 amended (Salaries and allowances of acting Judges)

(1)

In section 137, delete “, out of public money, without further appropriation than this section,”.

(2)

In section 137(b), replace “section 135(c)” with section 135(1)(c).

Part 36 Standards and Accreditation Act 2015

125 Principal Act

This Part amends the Standards and Accreditation Act 2015 (the principal Act).

126 Schedule 1 amended

(1)

In Schedule 1, replace clause 2(3) with:

(3)

A notice under subclause (2) may be published on an Internet site or in print media and for the period or with the frequency that the Minister thinks appropriate.

(2)

In Schedule 1, repeal clauses 8(3) and 11(3).

Part 37 State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986

127 Principal Act

This Part amends the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986 (the principal Act).

128 Section 31 repealed (Review of Ombudsmen Act 1975 and Official Information Act 1982 in relation to State enterprises)

Repeal section 31.

129 Section 33 and Schedule 6 repealed

Repeal section 33 and Schedule 6.

Part 38 State Sector Act 1988

130 Principal Act

This Part amends the State Sector Act 1988 (the principal Act).

131 Section 38 amended (Conditions of employment of chief executives)

In section 38(4), replace “obtain the agreement of” with “consult”.

132 Section 61A amended (Restriction of redundancy payments in certain situations)

In section 61A(2), replace “the offer of an alternative position” with “either position described in subsection (1)”.

133 Section 74AB amended (Boards of Trustees indemnified by Commissioner)

In section 74AB(1), replace “money appropriated for the purpose” with “an appropriation”.

Part 38A Summary Proceedings Act 1957

133A Principal Act

This Part amends the Summary Proceedings Act 1957 (the principal Act).

133B Section 21 amended (Procedure for infringement offences)

(1)

In section 21(2)(b)(i), replace “at the address” with “by a payment method”.

(2)

In section 21(2)(b)(ii), replace “received at that address” with “received, at the address specified in the infringement notice,”.

(3)

In section 21(3)(b)(i), replace “at the address” with “by a payment method”.

(4)

In section 21(3)(b)(ii), replace “received at that address” with “received, at the address specified in the infringement notice,”.

(5)

In section 21(3D)(b), replace “at the address” with “by a payment method”.

(5A)

Replace section 21(8)(d)(iv) with:

(iv)

a notice of the defendant filed in the court under paragraph (c) is to be treated as if it were a notice of the defendant pleading guilty to the offence under section 38(1) of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011, but

(A)

section 38(2) of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 does not apply; and

(B)

despite sections 117 and 118 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011, the defendant is not required or entitled to appear before the court hearing the proceedings.

(6)

In section 21(10)(a), replace “at the address” with “by a payment method”.

(7)

In section 21(11), replace “at the address” with “by a payment method”.

133C New section 21B inserted (Requirements for infringement notices regarding payment method)

After section 21A, insert:

21B Requirements for infringement notices regarding payment method

If an Act provides that an infringement notice or a reminder notice must contain an address or a place at which an infringement fee may be paid, that requirement is, and always has been, satisfied if the infringement notice—

(a)

specifies 1 or more methods (whether at a physical place or by post or electronic or other means) by which an infringement fee may be paid; or

(b)

provides for the informant or other person who is entitled to issue the notice to specify in the notice the method or methods (whether at a physical place or by post or electronic or other means) by which an infringement fee may be paid.

133D Section 78B amended (Power to correct irregularities in proceedings for infringement offences)

In section 78B(1)(a)(viii), replace “at the address” with “by a payment method”.

Part 39 Te Arawa Lakes Settlement Act 2006

134 Principal Act

This Part amends the Te Arawa Lakes Settlement Act 2006 (the principal Act).

135 Section 5 amended (Outline)

In section 5(4), replace “13” with “14”.

136 Section 11 amended (Interpretation)

(1)

In section 11, definition of submerged land, after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)”.

(2)

In section 11, definition of Te Arawa lakebed, delete “except Lake Ōkaro”.

(3)

In section 11, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

inclusion date means the date that is 20 business days after the date on which Part 39 of the Statutes Amendment Bill comes into force

137 Section 19 amended (Timing of actions or matters)

(1)

In section 19(1), replace “subsection (2)” with subsections (1A) and (2)”.

(2)

After section 19(1), insert:

(1A)

In respect of the Lake Ōkaro lakebed, actions or matters occurring under this Act occur or take effect on and from the inclusion date.

(3)

In section 19(2), after “settlement date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)”.

138 Section 21 amended (Reserve status revoked)

After section 21(2), insert:

(3)

However, subsection (2) does not apply to Lake Okaro Recreation Reserve.

139 Section 29 amended (Registration of ownership)

(1)

In section 29(2), after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)”.

(2)

Replace section 29(5) with:

(5)

Written application must be made for a computer freehold register as soon as is reasonably practicable after the settlement date or the inclusion date (as the case may be), but no later than—

(a)

24 months after the Te Arawa lakebeds (except the Lake Ōkaro lakebed) vest in the Trustees of the Te Arawa Lakes Trust by section 23; or

(b)

in respect of the Lake Ōkaro lakebed, 24 months after the inclusion date.

(6)

Despite subsection (5)(a) or (b), the Trustees and the Crown may agree in writing a later date for the application.

140 Section 33 amended (Existing structures on Te Arawa lakebeds)

In section 33(1), after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)” in each place.

141 Section 36 amended (Existing commercial activities)

In section 36(1), after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)” in each place.

142 Section 41 amended (New commercial activities and new structures require written consent of Trustees)

In section 41(1), after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)”.

143 Section 45 amended (Liability for rates)

In section 45(1)(c), after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)”.

144 Section 46 amended (Liability of public utility authority for rates assessed)

In section 46, after “date”, insert “or the inclusion date (as the case may be)”.

145 Section 59 amended (Interpretation)

In section 59, definition of statutory area, after “lakebed”, insert “, except the Lake Ōkaro lakebed”.

146 Schedule 1 amended

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to the bed of Lake Tutaeinanga, insert:

Bed of Lake Ōkaro

31.4200 hectares, more or less, being Section 1 SO 458555. Part Gazette notice H. 694591

147 Schedule 3 amended

In Schedule 3, after the item relating to Lake Ōkareka, insert:

Lake Ōkaro

Lake Okaro Recreation Reserve

Gazette 1986, page 4682 (registered as Gazette Notice H. 694591)

Part 40 Terrorism Suppression Act 2002

148 Principal Act

This Part amends the Terrorism Suppression Act 2002 (the principal Act).

149 Section 44 amended (Nature of suspicious property report)

(1)

In section 44(4), replace “suspicious transaction report” with “suspicious activity report”.

(2)

In section 44(5)(a) and (b), replace suspicious transaction report with suspicious activity report.

Part 41 Veterans’ Support Act 2014

150 Principal Act

This Part amends the Veterans’ Support Act 2014 (the principal Act).

151 Section 7 amended (Interpretation)

In section 7, definition of working day, after paragraph (b), insert:

(ba)

the day observed in the appropriate area as the anniversary of the province of which the area forms a part; and

152 Section 31 amended (Indexation of certain entitlements in relation to New Zealand Consumers Price Index)

After section 31(1)(l), insert:

(la)

the rates of annuities or allowances payable under section 29A of the War Pensions Act 1954 and Part 5A of the War Pensions Regulations 1956 (see clause 2 of Schedule 1 of this Act):

153 Section 271 amended (Offence not to provide earnings information to VANZ)

Repeal section 271(1)(a).

154 Schedule 1 amended

In Schedule 1, after clause 2(1), insert:

(1A)

However, the rates of annuities or allowances payable under subclause (1) must be adjusted in accordance with section 31(1)(la) of this Act (and may not be prescribed under section 29A(3) of the War Pensions Act 1954).

Part 42 Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Act 1965

155 Principal Act

This Part amends the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Act 1965 (the principal Act).

156 Long Title repealed

Repeal the Long Title.

157 New section 1A inserted (Purpose)

After section 1, insert:

1A Purpose

The purpose of this Act is to establish and maintain a trust fund in order to benefit—

(a)

occupations, callings, trades, businesses, and professions carried on (or intended to be carried on) in New Zealand:

(b)

New Zealand generally:

(c)

the Commonwealth as a beneficial influence in world affairs.

158 Section 13 amended (Functions and powers of Board)

After section 13(1)(b), insert:

(ba)

to increase public awareness of the Fund and to promote the other functions of the Board and the purpose of this Act:

159 Section 18 amended (Authorised expenditure)

(1)

In section 18(1), replace “fund” with “Fund”.

(2)

After section 18(1)(a), insert:

(aa)

the payment of reasonable costs incurred in—

(i)

increasing public awareness of the Fund; and

(ii)

promoting the functions of the Board and the purpose of this Act:

160 Section 24 amended (Travelling allowances)

In section 24(2), replace “funds of the Board,” with “Fund”.

161 Section 25 amended (Unauthorised expenditure)

In section 25, replace “its funds” with “the Fund”.

Schedule Consequential amendments

s 90D

Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2013 (2013 No 93)

In section 5, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

Chief Executive means the Chief Executive of the Parliamentary Service

In section 5, repeal the definition of General Manager.

In section 9(2), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In section 19(a), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 20(1)(f) and (2), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In section 21(1)(a) and (3)(c), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 25, replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 26(1)(a) and (3)(c), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 31(2), (3), (4), and (5)(a), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In section 33(1), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 41(1)(a) and (3)(c), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 46(2)(b), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

Parliamentary Service Act 2000 (2000 No 17)

In section 3, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

Chief Executive means the Chief Executive of the Parliamentary Service

In section 3, repeal the definition of General Manager.

In section 4(b), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In the cross-heading above section 10, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

In the heading to section 11, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

In section 11(1), (2), (2)(b), and (3), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 14(2), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In section 24(3) and (4), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In section 24(3) and (4), replace “General Manager’s” with “Chief Executive’s”.

In section 29(1)(b), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, cross-heading above clause 1, replace General Manager with Chief Executive in each place.

In Schedule 1, heading to clause 1, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

In Schedule 1, clause 1(1), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, clause 2, replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, clause 3(1) and (2), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, clause 4(1) and (2), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, heading to clause 5, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

In Schedule 1, clause 5, replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, heading to clause 6, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

In Schedule 1, clause 6(1), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In Schedule 1, replace clause 7(1)(b) with:

(b)

the Chief Executive of the Service were the chief executive of that department.

In Schedule 1, clause 7(4), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In Schedule 1, heading to clause 8, replace General Manager with Chief Executive.

In Schedule 1, clause 8(1), (2), and (3)(a), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In Schedule 1, clause 9(1), (2), and (4), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In Schedule 1, clause 12(1), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, clause 13(2) and (3), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 1, clause 15(2)(b), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 4, heading to clause 2, after “Secretary”, insert of Corporation.

In Schedule 4, clause 2(1), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 4, clause 3(2)(b), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive” in each place.

In Schedule 4, clause 9(4), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

Remuneration Authority Act 1977 (1977 No 110)

In section 16(1)(a)(iv), replace “General Manager” with “Chief Executive”.

In Schedule 4, repeal the item relating to the General Manager of the Parliamentary Service.

In Schedule 4, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

The Chief Executive of the Parliamentary Service

Schedule 2 New Schedule 1AA inserted

s 82E

Schedule 1AA Transitional, savings, and related provisions

s 2A

Part 1 Provision relating to Part 22A of Statutes Amendment Act 2019

1 Guarantees and indemnities given before repeal of section 19(3)

No guarantee or indemnity given by the Commission before the repeal of section 19(3) is invalid solely as a result of a failure to comply with that subsection.

Legislative history

9 August 2018

Introduction (Bill 83–1)

20 September 2018

First reading and referral to Governance and Administration Committee

24 May 2019

Reported from Governance and Administration Committee (Bill 83–2)

15 October 2019

Second reading

16 October 2019

Committee of the whole House (Bill 83–3)