Police (United Nations) Regulations 1964

  • revoked
  • Police (United Nations) Regulations 1964: revoked, on 1 October 2008, by section 130(5) of the Policing Act 2008 (2008 No 72).

Reprint
as at 1 October 2008

Police (United Nations) Regulations 1964

(SR 1964/124)

  • Police (United Nations) Regulations 1964: revoked, on 1 October 2008, by section 130(5) of the Policing Act 2008 (2008 No 72).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

These regulations are administered in the Police Department.


PURSUANT to the Police Act 1958, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following regulations.

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) These regulations may be cited as the Police (United Nations) Regulations 1964.

    (2) These regulations shall be deemed to have come into force on the 14th day of May 1964.

2 Interpretation
  • In these regulations, unless the context otherwise requires, the term unit means a unit of the New Zealand Police forming part of a United Nations force.

3 Application of these Regulations
  • (1) These regulations apply to any unit of the Police forming part of a United Nations force.

    (2) For the purpose of these regulations a unit shall be deemed to form part of a United Nations force from the time the unit leaves New Zealand to undertake duties with such a force until the unit returns to New Zealand.

4 Application of Police Regulations 1959 and General Instructions
  • The Police Regulations 19591 shall apply to a unit and to the members thereof, with the following modifications:

    • (a) The Officer in Charge of a unit shall, subject to the control of the Commissioner, have the control of the unit and the control and direction of all members of the unit, in accordance with the Police Act 1958, the Police Regulations 19592, and General Instructions.

    • (b) For the purposes of the aforesaid duties, the Officer in Charge of a unit shall have and may exercise all the powers, duties, and functions of an Officer in Charge of a district, and any reference in the Police Regulations 19593 to the Officer in Charge of a district shall, where appropriate, include the Officer in Charge of a unit.

    • (c) The following acts or omissions shall, if committed by a member of a unit, be offences of misconduct or neglect of duty on the part of the member:

      • (i) Any act of misconduct which, if committed in New Zealand, is a summary offence under any statute, regulation, or bylaw for the time being in force in New Zealand and which the Officer in Charge has directed to be dealt with as a disciplinary offence:

      • (ii) Any act of misconduct which, if committed in New Zealand, is an indictable offence and which the Minister or the Commissioner has directed to be dealt with as a disciplinary offence:

      • (iii) Wilfully violating any general order issued by the Officer in Charge of a unit—

      and, for the purposes of these regulations, regulation 46 of the Police Regulations 19594, shall be read as if the aforesaid offences were included in the offences set out in that regulation.

T J SHERRARD,

Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations apply the Police Regulations 1959, with specified modifications, to any unit of the New Zealand Police serving with a United Nations force. The regulations are to give effect to the United Nations (Police) Act 1964 which recently became law.


Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 August 1964.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Police (United Nations) Regulations 1964. It incorporates all the amendments to the regulations as at 1 October 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)

  • 1 SR 1959/9

  • 2 SR 1959/9

  • 3 SR 1959/9

  • 4 SR 1959/9