Social Security Amendment Act 2011 Commencement Order 2011

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Social Security 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

Present:
Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government in Council

Pursuant to section 2(2) of the Social Security Amendment Act 2011, Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

Order

1  Title
  • This order is the Social Security Amendment Act 2011 Commencement Order 2011.

2  Commencement of section 4(2) of Social Security Amendment Act 2011
  • Section 4(2) of the Social Security Amendment Act 2011 comes into force on 13 February 2012.

Michael Webster,
for Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings section 4(2) of the Social Security Amendment Act 2011 into force on 13 February 2012. Section 4(2) of that Act substitutes the definition of fine in section 126A(1) of the Social Security Act 1964.

The rest of the Social Security Amendment Act 2011 came into force on the day after the date on which the Act received the Royal assent.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 3 November 2011.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.