Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters (Appointment of Agency and Regulatory Authority) Order 2013

2013/476

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Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters (Appointment of Agency and Regulatory Authority) Order 2013

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 9th day of December 2013

Present:
The Right Hon John Key presiding in Council

Pursuant to sections 100 and 159 of the Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Act 1992, His Excellency the Governor-General makes the following order, acting—

  • (a) on the recommendation of the Minister of Finance, the Minister of Housing, and the Minister for Social Development; and

  • (b) on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Order

1 Title
  • This order is the Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters (Appointment of Agency and Regulatory Authority) Order 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.

3 Ministry of Social Development appointed as social housing agency
4 Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment appointed as regulatory authority
  • The Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment is appointed to perform the functions and exercise the powers of the regulatory authority under Part 10 of the Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Act 1992.

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, which comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, is made under sections 100 and 159 of the Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Act 1992, as amended by the Social Housing Reform (Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Amendment) Act 2013. This order provides for—

  • the appointment of the Ministry of Social Development as the social housing agency; and

  • the appointment of the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment as the regulatory authority.

Sections 100 and 159 came into force on 28 November 2013.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 12 December 2013.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.