Supplementary Order Paper No 405

No 405

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

Consumer Law Reform Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 6 Bills

Hon Craig Foss, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, subpart 1 of Part 1, and Schedule 1 be a separate Bill, and that the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, the Part 1 heading, and the subpart 1 heading in Part 1 be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Fair Trading Amendment Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • (1) This Act, except the provisions specified in subsections (2) and (3), comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

    (2) Sections 6(3), 7, 9, 10, 11, 12B, 18, 22, 23, 23A, 25, 30, and 31 come into force on the day that is 6 months after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

    (3) Sections 11A and 26A come into force on the day that is 15 months after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

That subpart 2 of Part 1 and Schedule 2 be a separate Bill, and that the subpart 2 heading in Part 1 be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Consumer Guarantees Amendment Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • (1) This Act, except the provisions specified in subsection (2), comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

    (2) Sections 35, 35A, 35B, 36, 39, 40A, 41, and 43 come into force on the day that is 6 months after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

That subpart 3 of Part 1 be a separate Bill, and that the heading to that subpart be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Weights and Measures Amendment Act 2013.

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

That subpart 4 of Part 1 be a separate Bill, and that the heading to that subpart be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Amendment Act 2013.

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

That subpart 5 of Part 1 be a separate Bill, and that the heading to that subpart be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Carriage of Goods Amendment Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day that is 6 months after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 2 and Schedule 3 be a separate Bill, and that the Part 2 heading be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Auctioneers Act 2013.

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 Consumer Law Reform Bill into 6 separate Bills, as follows:

  • Fair Trading Amendment Bill (comprising subpart 1 of Part 1 and Schedule 1):

  • Consumer Guarantees Amendment Bill (comprising subpart 2 of Part 1 and Schedule 2):

  • Weights and Measures Amendment Bill (comprising subpart 3 of Part 1):

  • Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Amendment Bill (comprising subpart 4 of Part 1):

  • Carriage of Goods Amendment Bill (comprising subpart 5 of Part 1):

  • Auctioneers Bill (comprising Part 2 and Schedule 3).