Racing (Extension of Transition Period) Order 2020

2020/104

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Racing (Extension of Transition Period) Order 2020

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 2nd day of June 2020

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under section 68A(1)(c) of the Racing Act 2003

(a)

on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister for Racing.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Racing (Extension of Transition Period) Order 2020.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 25 June 2020.

3 Extension of transition period for reform of New Zealand racing

The transition period defined in section 5(1) of the Racing Act 2003 is extended to 30 June 2021.

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 25 June 2020, extends the transition period for the reform of New Zealand racing that is being led and managed by the Racing Industry Transition Agency. As extended by this order, that period expires with the close of 30 June 2021.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 4 June 2020.

This order is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.