District Courts Amendment Act 2011 Commencement Order 2011
Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Administrator of the Government
Order in Council
At Wellington this 31st day of October 2011
Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government in Council
for Clerk of the Executive Council.
This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order brings specified sections of the District Courts Amendment Act 2011 into force on 13 February 2012.
The sections that are brought into force—
align with amendments in the Crimes Amendment Act (No 2) 2011 to allow fines imposed by the High Court to be enforced by the District Court under Part 3 of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957, subject to specified modifications; and
amend the sections of the District Courts Act 1947 relating to rules and regulations.
Date of notification in Gazette: 3 November 2011.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice.