Abortion (Licence Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011

  • revoked
  • Abortion (Licence Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011: revoked, on 24 March 2020, pursuant to section 18(3) of the Abortion Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 6).

Reprint as at 24 March 2020

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Abortion (Licence Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011

(SR 2011/154)

Abortion (Licence Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011: revoked, on 24 March 2020, pursuant to section 18(3) of the Abortion Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 6).

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 23rd day of May 2011

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 43 of the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion Act 1977, 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 Abortion (Licence Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 1 July 2011.

3 Principal regulations amended

These regulations amend the Abortion Regulations 1978.

4 New regulations 6 and 7 substituted

Regulation 6 is revoked and the following regulations are substituted:

6 Fees

(1)

The fee payable on making an application under section 20 of the Act for a licence authorising the performance of abortions in any institution is $68.

(2)

The fee payable on making an application under section 24 of the Act for the renewal of such a licence is $20.40.

7 GST included

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

Michael Webster,
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 July 2011, are made under the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion Act 1977. They revoke regulation 6 of the Abortion Regulations 1978 and substitute new regulations 6 and 7.

New regulation 6 adjusts the application fees for a licence and a licence renewal to reflect the movement in the New Zealand Consumers Price Index (All Groups) since 1 July 2004.

New regulation 7 provides that the new fees are inclusive of goods and services tax (GST).

The fees replaced are also GST inclusive, but differed as actually charged from their originally prescribed amounts, which were amended indirectly on the first imposition on 1 October 1986, and on the 1 July 1989 and 1 October 2010 increases in the rate, of GST.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 May 2011.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Abortion (Licence Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011 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

Abortion Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 6): section 18(3)