Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Regulations 2007

Reprint as at 1 September 2018

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Regulations 2007

(SR 2007/166)

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 18th day of June 2007

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Justice.

Pursuant to section 140 of the Coroners Act 2006, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Regulations 2007.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 1 July 2007.

3 Interpretation

In these regulations, unless the context otherwise requires,—

Act means the Coroners Act 2006

applicable determination means a determination that—

(a)

is made under regulation 5(2) of the Witnesses and Interpreters Fees Regulations 1974; and

(b)

defines a class of expert witnesses that is or includes pathologists; and

(c)

is in force when the pathologist, in his or her capacity as a pathologist, gives evidence strictly as an expert at an inquest held under the Act

range of expert witness fees means a range of that kind set out in clause 1(1) of the Schedule of the Witnesses and Interpreters Fees Regulations 1974.

4 Fee for giving expert evidence at inquest under Act

(1)

A fee of the kind and amount specified in subclause (2) is payable to a pathologist who—

(a)

has performed a post-mortem under the Act; and

(b)

in his or her capacity as a pathologist, gives evidence strictly as an expert at an inquest held under the Act.

(2)

The fee payable is a fee of—

(a)

the amount, within the relevant range of expert witness fees, at which pathologists who give evidence strictly as experts are to be paid under the applicable determination (if any); or

(b)

if there is no applicable determination, the amount at the top of the relevant range of expert witness fees.

Regulation 4(2): amended, on 1 September 2018, by regulation 4 of the Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/126).

5 Other fees
[Revoked]

Regulation 5: revoked, on 1 September 2018, by regulation 5 of the Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/126).

6 GST included

The fees prescribed by these regulations are inclusive of any goods and services tax.

7 Revocation

(1)

The Coroners (Fees) Regulations 1992 (SR 1992/66) are revoked.

(2)

The revocation effected by subclause (1) is subject to clauses 5 and 10 of Schedule 3 of the Act.

Schedule

[Revoked]

r 5

Schedule: revoked, on 1 September 2018, by regulation 6 of the Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/126).

Rebecca Kitteridge,
for Clerk of the Executive Council.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 June 2007.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Regulations 2007 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Coroners (Pathologists Fees) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/126)