This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order brings into force, on 1 July 2010, the Sentencing (Offender Levy) Amendment Act 2009.
The Sentencing (Offender Levy) Amendment Act 2009 amends the Sentencing Act 2002 to impose a levy of $50 on convicted offenders at the point of sentencing. The levy is to be paid into a specific Crown bank account known as the victims' services bank account.
Date of notification in Gazette: 29 April 2010.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice.