State-Owned Enterprises (KiwiRail Holdings Limited) Order 2012

2012/346

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State-Owned Enterprises (KiwiRail Holdings Limited) Order 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 3rd day of December 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 10A of the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986, 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-Owned Enterprises (KiwiRail Holdings Limited) Order 2012.

2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 31 December 2012.

3 Schedules 1 and 2 of State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986 amended
  • In Schedules 1 and 2 of the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order KiwiRail Holdings Limited.

4 Schedule 1 of Ombudsmen Act 1975 amended
  • In Schedule 1 of the Ombudsmen Act 1975, Part 2, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order KiwiRail Holdings Limited.

5 Schedule 36 of Income Tax Act 2007 amended
  • In Schedule 36 of the Income Tax Act 2007, Part A, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order KiwiRail Holdings Limited.

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, which comes into force on 31 December 2012, provides for KiwiRail Holdings Limited, a company formed and registered in accordance with section 4 of the New Zealand Railways Corporation Restructuring Act 1990, to become a State enterprise under the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986.

The order also adds KiwiRail Holdings Limited to Schedule 1 of the Ombudsmen Act 1975, making KiwiRail Holdings Limited subject to that Act and the Official Information Act 1982.

Finally, the order adds KiwiRail Holdings Limited to Schedule 36, Part A, of the Income Tax Act 2007, making KiwiRail Holdings Limited a State enterprise for the purposes of that Act.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 6 December 2012.

This order is administered by the Treasury.