Health (Quarantine) Amendment Regulations 2005


Health (Quarantine) Amendment Regulations 2005


These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Health.

Pursuant to sections 117 and 118 of the Health Act 1956, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • (1) These regulations are the Health (Quarantine) Amendment Regulations 2005.

    (2) In these regulations, the Health (Quarantine) Regulations 19831 are called the principal regulations.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 July 2005.

3 Duties of crew and passengers
  • Regulation 26(2) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the words or other in the first place where they appear, and substituting the words , or the role of providing day-to-day care for a child, or charge of another.

Diane Morcom,

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, which come into force on 1 July 2005, amend the Health (Quarantine) Regulations 1983. The amendments align the regulations with the Care of Children Act 2004 by adding a reference to the role of providing day-to-day care for a child.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 April 2005.

  • 1 SR 1983/52