Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019 Commencement Order 2020

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Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019 Commencement Order 2020

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 10th day of August 2020

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under section 2(2)(a) of the Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019 Commencement Order 2020.

2 Commencement of Part 2 of Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019

Part 2 of the Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019 comes into force on 30 November 2020.

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 brings Part 2 of the Organ Donors and Related Matters Act 2019 into force on 30 November 2020. Part 2 amends the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000 to establish the New Zealand Blood and Organ Service.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 August 2020.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.