Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2006

  • revoked
  • Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2006: revoked, on 1 November 2008, by regulation 6 of the Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/345).

Reprint
as at 1 November 2008

Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2006

(SR 2006/355)

  • Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2006: revoked, on 1 November 2008, by regulation 6 of the Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/345).


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 by the Ministry of Justice.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 27th day of November 2006

Pursuant to section 113 of the Legal Services Act 2000, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2006

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 March 2007.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 New Schedule 2 substituted
  • Schedule 2 is revoked and the Schedule 2 set out in the Schedule of these regulations is substituted.


Schedule
New Schedule 2 substituted

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Schedule 2
Maximum amount payable based on income

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Table 1Maximum amount payable by applicant with spouse or partner
Maximum amount payable based on income ($)Income thresholds
 No children ($)1 child ($)2 children ($)3 children ($)4+ children ($)
00-21,3000-24,8000-26,8000-28,8000-30,700
1,30021,301-26,60024,801-31,00026,801-33,50028,801-36,00030,701-38,400
2,86026,601-28,80031,001-33,10033,501-35,60036,001-38,10038,401-40,500
4,42028,801-30,90033,101-35,30035,601-37,70038,101-40,20040,501-42,600
5,98030,901-33,10035,301-37,40037,701-39,80040,201-42,30042,601-44,700
7,54033,101-35,20037,401-39,50039,801-41,90042,301-44,40044,701-46,800
10,00035,201-36,50039,501-40,20041,901-45,90044,401-51,50046,801-57,200
Table 2Maximum amount payable by single applicant
Maximum amount payable based on income ($)Income thresholds
 No children ($)1 child ($)2 children ($)3 children ($)4+ children ($)
00-13,3000-24,7000-26,8000-28,8000-30,700
1,30013,301-16,60024,701-30,90026,801-33,40028,801-35,90030,701-38,300
2,86016,601-18,50030,901-31,60033,401-34,10035,901-36,50038,301-39,000
4,42018,501-20,30031,601-32,30034,101-34,70036,501-37,20039,001-39,600
5,98020,301-22,20032,301-32,90034,701-35,40037,201-37,80039,601-40,300
7,54022,201-24,10032,901-33,60035,401-36,00037,801-38,50040,301-40,900
10,00024,101-25,50033,601-34,50036,001-40,20038,501-45,90040,901-51,500

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 March 2007, amend the Legal Services Regulations 2006, which also come into force on 1 March 2007.

These regulations replace Schedule 2 of the Legal Services Regulations 2006. The effect of the amendment is to increase the income thresholds used in calculating the repayment payable by a person who has been granted legal aid.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 November 2006.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

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


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2006. It incorporates all the amendments to the regulations as at 1 November 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 4 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)
  • Legal Services Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/345): regulation 6