This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on the day after their notification in the Gazette, amend the Electoral Regulations 1996.
The regulations update a reference to medical practitioners by omitting the obsolete term
The regulations also omit from the prescribed enrolment form outdated references to the 2001 and 2006 periods for the Māori Electoral Option. Specific references to particular periods will no longer be prescribed by regulations, but will be inserted by the Electoral Enrolment Centre when the forms are printed.
Date of notification in Gazette: 11 September 2008.
These regulations are administered by the Electoral Enrolment Centre.