Supplementary Order Paper No 51

No 51

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 15 September 2009

Gangs and Organised Crime Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 3 Bills

Hon Simon Power, 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 Crimes Amendment Act 2009.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 1 December 2009.

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

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Local Government Amendment Act 2009.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 1 December 2009.

That Part 3 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 3 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Sentencing Amendment Act 2009.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 1 December 2009.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper divides the Gangs and Organised Crime Bill into 3 separate Bills, amending the Crimes Act 1961, the Local Government Act 2002, and the Sentencing Act 2002.