Supplementary Order Paper No 466

No 466

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Companies and Limited Partnerships Amendment Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 2 Bills

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

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, Part 1 and Schedules 1 and 2 be a separate Bill, and that the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and the Part 1 heading be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Companies Amendment Act 2014.

2 Commencement
  • (1) Except as provided in subsection (2), Parts 2 and 4 come into force 365 days after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent unless they are earlier brought into force on a date appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    (2) Sections 43 and 43A and Schedule 2 come into force on a date appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    (3) For the purpose of subsection (2),—

    • (a) 1 or more orders may be made bringing different provisions into force on different dates and for different purposes; and

    • (b) provision includes any item, or any part of an item, in Schedule 2.

    (4) The rest of this Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 2 and Schedules 2A, 2B, and 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 Limited Partnerships Amendment Act 2014.

2 Commencement
  • (1) Except as provided in subsection (2), this Act comes into force 365 days after the date on which it receives the Royal assent unless it is earlier brought into force on a date appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    (2) Sections 48A, 52AA, 52AB, 58A, and 60 and Schedules 2A, 2B, and 3 come into force on a date appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

    (3) For the purpose of subsection (2),—

    • (a) 1 or more orders may be made bringing different provisions into force on different dates and for different purposes; and

    • (b) provision includes any item, or any part of an item, in Schedules 2A to 3.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper sets out a motion to divide the Companies and Limited Partnerships Amendment Bill into the following 2 Bills:

  • Companies Amendment Bill (No 4):

  • Limited Partnerships Amendment Bill (No 2).