Supplementary Order Paper No 117

No 117

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 30 March 2010

Regulatory Improvement Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 9 Bills

Hon Rodney Hide, 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 Companies Amendment Act 2010.

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

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 Conservation Amendment Act 2010.

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

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 Designs Amendment Act 2010.

2 Commencement
  • (1) This Act (except section 14) comes into force on the earlier of the following:

    • (a) the day that is 12 months after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent:

    • (b) a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    (2) Section 14 comes into force on the day after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

That Part 4 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 4 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Fisheries Amendment Act 2010.

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

That Part 5 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 5 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Gas Amendment Act 2010.

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

That Part 6 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 6 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2010.

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

That Part 7 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 7 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (Restructuring) Amendment Act 2010.

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

That Part 8 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 8 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Reserves Amendment Act 2010.

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

That Part 9 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 9 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Weights and Measures Amendment Act 2010.

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


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper divides the Regulatory Improvement Bill into the following Bills:

  • Companies Amendment Bill:

  • Conservation Amendment Bill:

  • Designs Amendment Bill:

  • Fisheries Amendment Bill:

  • Gas Amendment Bill:

  • Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Bill:

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (Restructuring) Amendment Bill:

  • Reserves Amendment Bill:

  • Weights and Measures Amendment Bill.