Housing Restructuring Act Commencement Order 1999

1999/161

Housing Restructuring Act Commencement Order 1999


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Housing.


PURSUANT to section 1(4) of the Housing Restructuring Act 1992, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title and commencement
  • This order may be cited as the Housing Restructuring Act Commencement Order 1999.

2 Commencement of section 41 of Housing Restructuring Act 1992

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings into force, on 4 June 1999, section 41 of the Housing Restructuring Act 1992.

Section 41 of the Act inserts the item Housing New Zealand in the appropriate alphabetical order in Part 2 of Schedule 1 of the Ombudsmen Act 1975, Schedule 14 of the Income Tax Act 1976 and Schedule 1 of the Official Information Act 1982. It also adds the words , or Housing New Zealand Limited to the definition of Crown agency, in section 2(1) of the Public Finance Act 1989.

The Income Tax Act 1994 replaced the Income Tax Act 1976 after the enactment of section 41 of the Housing Restructuring Act 1992. Sections YB 2(1)(b) and (2)(e) of the Income Tax Act 1994 treat the reference to Schedule 14 of the Income Tax Act 1976 as a reference to Schedule 18 of the Income Tax Act 1994.

Section 3 of the Public Finance Amendment Act 1992 repealed the definition of Crown agency and added the definition of Crown entity in section 2(1) of the Public Finance Act 1989. The definition of Crown entity expressly includes Housing New Zealand Limited.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 3 June 1999.