Privacy Amendment Act 2011 Commencement Order 2013

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Privacy Amendment Act 2011 Commencement Order 2013

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 30th day of September 2013

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 2 of the Privacy Amendment Act 2011, 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 Privacy Amendment Act 2011 Commencement Order 2013.

2 Commencement of specified provisions of Privacy Amendment Act 2011

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 brings specified provisions of the Privacy Amendment Act 2011 (the Act) into force on 1 November 2013. Those provisions relate to driver licence stop orders (which are new traffic fine enforcement tools) made under the Land Transport Act 1998 and authorise the exchange of personal information in certain cases between the Ministry of Justice and the New Zealand Transport Agency.

The rest of the Act is already in force.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 3 October 2013.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice.