Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act Commencement Order 2002

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Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act Commencement Order 2002


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Economic Development.


Pursuant to section 2 of the Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act 2002, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act Commencement Order 2002.

2 Commencement of Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act 2002

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 1 January 2003, the Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act 2002.

The Sport and Recreation New Zealand Act 2002 is an Act to—

  • promote, encourage, and support physical recreation and sport in New Zealand by establishing an agency called Sport and Recreation New Zealand; and

  • dissolve the Hillary Commission for Sport, Fitness, and Leisure; and

  • repeal the Sport, Fitness, and Leisure Act 1987.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 November 2002.