State Sector (Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment) Order 2012

Reprint
as at 30 June 2014

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

State Sector (Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment) Order 2012

(SR 2012/91)

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 14th day of May 2012

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.

This order is administered by the State Services Commission.


Pursuant to sections 30A, 30C, and 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 (Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment) Order 2012.

2 Commencement
  • (1) Clauses 3 and 7 come into force on 24 May 2012.

    (2) The rest of this order comes into force on 1 July 2012.

3 Interpretation
  • In this order, former departments and ministries means—

    • (a) the Department of Building and Housing; and

    • (b) the Department of Labour; and

    • (c) the Ministry of Economic Development; and

    • (d) the Ministry of Science and Innovation.

4 Schedule 1 of State Sector Act 1988 amended
  • (1) In the State Sector Act 1988, Schedule 1, delete the items relating to the Department of Building and Housing, the Department of Labour, the Ministry of Economic Development, and the Ministry of Science and Innovation.

    (2) In the State Sector Act 1988, Schedule 1, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.

5 Application of employee provisions
  • Sections 30E to 30G of the State Sector Act 1988 apply to the transfer of the functions of the former departments and ministries to the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.

6 Application of consequential changes to references provisions
  • Sections 30H and 30I of the State Sector Act 1988 apply to things coming into force, entered into, or created during the transitional period of 24 months, beginning on 1 July 2012 and ending on 30 June 2014, after the transfer of the functions of the former departments and ministries to the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.

7 Transitional provision relating to 2012 Budget documents
  • (1) To avoid doubt, any reference in the following documents to any of the former departments and ministries or to the Ministry of Consumer Affairs must, on and after 1 July 2012, be read as a reference to the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment or to part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment, as the context requires:

    • (a) The Estimates of Appropriations for the Government of New Zealand for the year ending 30 June 2013 (B.5):

    • (b) Information Supporting the Estimates of Appropriations for the Government of New Zealand for the year ending 30 June 2013 (B.5A).

    (2) To avoid doubt, any reference in the following documents to the Responsible Minister for any of the former departments and ministries must, on and after 1 July 2012, be read as a reference to the Responsible Minister for the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment:

    • (a) The Estimates of Appropriations for the Government of New Zealand for the year ending 30 June 2013 (B.5):

    • (b) Information Supporting the Estimates of Appropriations for the Government of New Zealand for the year ending 30 June 2013 (B.5A).

    (3) The statements of intent for 2012–2015 for the former departments and ministries must be taken to be the Statement of Intent for 2012–2015 for the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.

8 Transitional provision relating to Ministry of Consumer Affairs
  • [Expired]

    Clause 8: expired, on 30 June 2014, by clause 8(4).

Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 17 May 2012.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the State Sector (Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment) Order 2012 that incorporates all the amendments to that order as at the date of the last amendment to it.

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
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint
  • State Sector (Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment) Order 2012 (SR 2012/91): clause 8(4)