COVID-19 Response (Further Management Measures) Legislation Bill

  • enacted
18 Modifications must expire
Modifications made in initial period

(1)

A modification made under section 14 in the initial period must have an express expiry date that is no later than the end of the initial period.

(2)

However, subsection (3) applies if—

(a)

a modification made by an entity is in force immediately before the end of the initial period; and

(b)

an Order in Council is made under section 43(1)(b) for a further period in relation to the type of entity.

(3)

The modification does not expire at the end of the initial period but is treated as having an expiry date that is the end of the further period.

(4)

Subsection (3) does not apply if the modification expressly states that it will not apply in any further period.

Modifications made in further period

(5)

A modification made by an entity under section 14 in the further period (if any) must have an express expiry date that is no later than the end of the further period.