Vulnerable Children (Prescribed State Service) Order 2017

2017/203

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Vulnerable Children (Prescribed State Service) Order 2017

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 7th day of August 2017

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under section 15(4) of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Vulnerable Children (Prescribed State Service) Order 2017.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 11 August 2017.

3 Prescribed State service

The State services specified in the Schedule are prescribed under section 15(4) of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 for the purposes of paragraph (h) of the definition of prescribed State service in section 15(1) of that Act.

Schedule Prescribed State services

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Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki

Michael Webster,
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 11 August 2017, prescribes the Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki, for the purposes of paragraph (h) of the definition of prescribed State service in section 15(1) of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 (the Act). As a consequence, the Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki (which came into being on 1 April 2017), becomes a prescribed State service for the purposes of the Act.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 10 August 2017.

This order is administered by the Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki.