Parole Amendment Regulations 2007

2007/257

Parole Amendment Regulations 2007


Note

These regulations are administered by the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Justice.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 27th day of August 2007

Pursuant to section 74 of the Parole Act 2002, 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 Parole Amendment Regulations 2007.

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

3 Principal regulations amended
  • These regulations amend the Parole Regulations 2002.

4 Prescribed forms
  • Regulation 4 is amended by revoking subclause (2) and substituting the following subclause:

    • (2) The forms are—

      • (a) form 1 (release licence for offender subject to short-term sentence who is released from prison on court-imposed conditions):

      • (b) form 2 (release licence for offender subject to long-term sentence released on parole from prison):

      • (c) form 3 (release licence for offender released on compassionate release):

      • (d) form 4 (release licence for offender subject to long-term sentence released from prison at statutory release date):

      • (e) form 7 (recall application):

      • (f) form 8 (interim recall order):

      • (g) form 9 (warrant to arrest and detain released offender following interim recall order):

      • (h) form 10 (notice to offender of recall application):

      • (i) form 11 (final recall order):

      • (j) form 12 (notice to offender of final recall order):

      • (k) form 13 (warrant to arrest and detain released offender following final recall order):

      • (l) form 14 (order that offender not be released):

      • (m) form 15 (application for extended supervision order):

      • (n) form 16 (extended supervision order):

      • (o) form 17 (application for extension of short extended supervision order).

5 Notice of conditions of release
  • Regulation 7(1) is amended by omitting or from home detention.

6 New forms 1 to 4 substituted
  • The Schedule is amended by revoking forms 1 to 4 and substituting the forms 1 to 4 set out in Schedule 1 of these regulations.

7 Forms 5 and 6 revoked
  • Forms 5 and 6 of the Schedule are revoked.

8 New forms 7 to 9 substituted
  • The Schedule is amended by revoking forms 7 to 9 and substituting the forms 7 to 9 set out in Schedule 2 of these regulations.

9 New form 11 substituted
  • The Schedule is amended by revoking form 11 and substituting the form 11 set out in Schedule 3 of these regulations.

10 New form 13 substituted
  • The Schedule is amended by revoking form 13 and substituting the form 13 set out in Schedule 4 of these regulations.

11 New form 16 substituted
  • The Schedule is amended by revoking form 16 and substituting the form 16 set out in Schedule 5 of these regulations.

12 Savings
  • The regulations as they read immediately before the coming into force of these regulations apply to the extent required by sections 72 to 74 of the Parole Amendment Act 2007.


Schedule 1
New forms 1 to 4 substituted

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Form 1
Release licence for offender subject to short-term sentence who is released from prison on court-imposed conditions

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Form 2
Release licence for offender subject to long-term sentence released on parole from prison

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Form 3
Release licence for offender released on compassionate release

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Form 4
Release licence for offender subject to long-term sentence released from prison at statutory release date

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Schedule 2
New forms 7 to 9 substituted

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Form 7
Recall application

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Form 8
Interim recall order

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Form 9
Warrant to arrest and detain released offender following interim recall order

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Schedule 3
New form 11 substituted

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Form 11
Final recall order

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Schedule 4
New form 13 substituted

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Form 13
Warrant to arrest and detain released offender following final recall order

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Schedule 5
New form 16 substituted

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Form 16
Extended supervision order

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Martin Bell,

for 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 October 2007, amend the Parole Regulations 2002. The amendments reflect certain changes that are to be made to the Parole Act 2002 by the Parole Amendment Act 2007. Those changes, which also come into force on 1 October 2007, relate to

o the new special condition of residential restrictions; and

  • home detention no longer being a way in which a person may serve a sentence of imprisonment; and

  • changes to the conditions imposed on persons subject to extended supervision orders.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 August 2007.