State Sector (Application of Certain Provisions to Transfer of Functions from Ministry of Fisheries to Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry) Amendment Order 2012

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State Sector (Application of Certain Provisions to Transfer of Functions from Ministry of Fisheries to Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry) Amendment Order 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of March 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 30K of the State Sector Act 1988, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

Order

1  Title
  • This order is the State Sector (Application of Certain Provisions to Transfer of Functions from Ministry of Fisheries to Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry) Amendment Order 2012.

2  Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 30 April 2012.

4  Clause 5 amended (Application of consequential changes to references provisions)
  • In clause 5,—

    • (a) replace 12 months with 24 months; and

    • (b) replace 30 June 2012 with 30 June 2013.

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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, which comes into force on 30 April 2012, extends the transitional period during which sections 30H and 30I of the State Sector Act 1988 (the Act) apply to things coming into force, entered into, or created after the transfer of functions from the Ministry of Fisheries to the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, by 12 months until 30 June 2013.

A companion order, the State Sector (Ministry for Primary Industries) Order 2012, applies section 30H and 30I of the Act to things coming into force, entered into, or created after the name of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is changed to Ministry for Primary Industries on 30 April 2012.

The effect of these 2 orders is that, until 30 June 2013, any references to the Ministry of Fisheries or the chief executive of that department must be read as references to the Ministry for Primary Industries or its chief executive.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 March 2012.

This order is administered by the State Services Commission.