Bingo Rules 1996, Amendment No 1

1997/1

Bingo Rules 1996, Amendment No 1

Pursuant to section 90 of the Gaming and Lotteries Act 1977 (as substituted by section 3(1) of the Gaming and Lotteries Amendment Act 1987), the Minister of Internal Affairs hereby approves the Bingo Rules 1996, Amendment No 1, which were made by the New Zealand Lotteries Commission on the 27th day of November 1996, and of which a copy is set out in the Schedule hereto.


Schedule
The Bingo Rules 1996, Amendment No 1

  • Pursuant to section 90 of the Gaming and Lotteries Act 1977 (as substituted by section 3(1) of the Gaming and Lotteries Amendment Act 1987), the New Zealand Lotteries Commission hereby makes the following rules.

RULES

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) These rules may be cited as the Bingo Rules 1996, Amendment No 1, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Bingo Rules 1996 (SR 1996/179) (in these rules referred to as the principal rules).

    (2) These rules shall take effect on and from the date of their notification in the Gazette.

2 Interpretation
  • Rule 2 of the principal rules is hereby amended by revoking the definition of the term Prize Reserve Fund, and substituting the following definition:

    Prize Reserve Fund means the fund of that name established by the Commission pursuant to rule 20 of the Lotto Rules 1996 (SR 1996/8).

3 Prize Reserve Fund
  • (1) Rule 20(1) of the principal rules is hereby amended by omitting the words establish a Prize Reserve Fund, into which shall be paid, and substituting the words pay into the Prize Reserve Fund.

    (2) Rule 20(2) of the principal rules is hereby amended by omitting the words out of the Prize Reserve Fund such sums, and substituting the words the Prize Reserve Fund such sum or sums of money.

    (3) Rule 20 of the principal rules is hereby amended by adding the following subclause:

    • (3) these rules allow the payment into the prize reserve fund of sums of money and the allocation from the prize reserve fund of sums of money, but do not otherwise affect the provisions of the Lotto Rules 1996.

4 Extraordinary prizes
  • [Revoked]

    Rule 4: revoked, on 4 September 1997 by rule 8 of the Bingo Amendment Rules 1997 (SR 1997/185).

Dated at Wellington this 27th day of November 1996.

The Common Seal of the New Zealand Lotteries Commission was, pursuant to a resolution of the Commission, hereunto affixed in the presence of:

[Seal]

G W F Thompson,
Presiding Member.

D W Bale,
Chief Executive, New Zealand Lotteries Commission.


Dated at Wellington this 20th day of December 1996.

J A Elder,
Minister of Internal Affairs.


Explanatory note

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

These rules, which take effect on and from the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the Bingo Rules 1996 by replacing the Prize Reserve Fund established pursuant to the Bingo Rules 1996 with the Prize Reserve Fund established pursuant to the Lotto Rules 1996. The fund established pursuant to the Lotto Rules 1996 relates to all games administered by the New Zealand Lotteries Commission.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 9 January 1997.

These rules are administered by the New Zealand Lotteries Commission.