Arms (Records of Licensed Dealers) Amendment Regulations 2013

2013/465

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Arms (Records of Licensed Dealers) Amendment Regulations 2013

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 25th day of November 2013

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 74 of the Arms Act 1983, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Arms (Records of Licensed Dealers) Amendment Regulations 2013.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 11 December 2013.

3 Principal regulations
4 Regulation 7 amended (Records kept by licensed dealers)
  • In regulation 7(4)(e), as inserted by section 15 of the Arms (Military Style Semi-automatic Firearms and Import Controls) Amendment Act 2012, delete restricted airgun,.

Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 11 December 2013, amend regulation 7 of the Arms Regulations 1992 (the principal regulations), as replaced by section 15 of the Arms (Military Style Semi-automatic Firearms and Import Controls) Amendment Act 2012, which concerns the records kept by licensed dealers. The amendment removes the reference to restricted airgun in regulation 7(4)(e) of the principal regulations.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 November 2013.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Police.