Parole Amendment Act 2007 Commencement Order 2007

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Parole Amendment Act 2007 Commencement Order 2007


Note

This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice and the Department of Corrections.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 27th day of August 2007

Pursuant to section 2 of the Parole Amendment Act 2007, His 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 Parole Amendment Act 2007 Commencement Order 2007.

2 Commencement of Parole Amendment Act 2007

Martin Bell,

for 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 most of the provisions of the Parole Amendment Act 2007 into force on 1 October 2007. The remaining provisions relate to the parole guidelines to be prepared by the Sentencing Council under the Sentencing Council Act 2007 (not yet in force) and related changes to parole eligibility.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 August 2007.