Road User Charges (Exemption Period for Light Electric RUC Vehicles) Order 2012

Reprint as at 22 September 2016

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Road User Charges (Exemption Period for Light Electric RUC Vehicles) Order 2012

(SR 2012/140)

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 11th day of June 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 Ministry of Transport.

Pursuant to section 37 of the Road User Charges Act 2012, 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 Road User Charges (Exemption Period for Light Electric RUC Vehicles) Order 2012.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 1 August 2012.

3 Interpretation

In this order, Act means the Road User Charges Act 2012.

4 Exemption period for light electric RUC vehicles

For the purposes of section 37 of the Act, the period during which road user charges are not payable in respect of light electric RUC vehicles is the period—

(a)

beginning on the commencement of this order; and

(b)

ending with the close of 31 December 2021.

Clause 4(b): amended, on 22 September 2016, by clause 4 of the Road User Charges (Exemption Period for Light Electric RUC Vehicles) Amendment Order 2016 (LI 2016/187).

Michael Webster,
for Clerk of the Executive Council.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 14 June 2012.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Road User Charges (Exemption Period for Light Electric RUC Vehicles) 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

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/.