Supplementary Order Paper No 185

No 185

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Wednesday, 12 March 2008

Social Assistance (Debt Prevention and Minimisation) Amendment Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 3 Bills

Hon Ruth Dyson, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and Part 1 be a separate Bill, and that for the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and the Part 1 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Corrections (Social Assistance) Amendment Act 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That subpart 1 of Part 2 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 2 heading and subpart 1 heading of Part 2 there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Customs and Excise (Social Assistance) Amendment Act 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That subpart 2 of Part 2 be a separate Bill, and that for the subpart 2 heading of Part 2 there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Social Assistance) Amendment Act 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.


Explanatory note

The motion set out in this Supplementary Order Paper divides the Social Assistance (Debt Prevention and Minimisation) Amendment Bill into the following 3 Bills:

  • Corrections (Social Assistance) Amendment Bill:

  • Customs and Excise (Social Assistance) Amendment Bill:

  • Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Social Assistance) Amendment Bill.