Supplementary Order Paper No 394

No 394

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Legislation Bill

Proposed motion to divide Bill into 2 Bills

Hon David Parker, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, Parts 1 to 7, and Schedules 1 to 4 be a separate Bill, and that the enacting words, and clauses 1 and 2 be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Legislation Act 2017.

2 Commencement

(1)

This Act comes into force as follows:

(a)

section 145 (which contains regulation-making powers) comes into force on the day after the date of Royal assent:

(b)

the rest of this Act comes into force—

(i)

on 1 or more dates set by Order in Council; or

(ii)

to the extent not brought into force earlier, on the fifth anniversary of the date of Royal assent.

(2)

One or more Orders in Council may set different dates for different provisions (and, for that purpose, may commence a provision only for the purpose of giving effect to some, but not other, parts of this Act).

That Parts 8 to 10 and Schedules 5 and 7 be a separate Bill, and that the following be inserted before Part 8:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Legislation (Repeals and Amendments) Act 2017.

2 Commencement

(1)

This Act comes into force as follows:

(a)

Part 8 and Schedule 5 (which contain interim amendments to the Legislation Act 2012 and other Acts) come into force on the day after the date of Royal assent:

(b)

the rest of this Act comes into force—

(i)

on 1 or more dates set by Order in Council; or

(ii)

to the extent not brought into force earlier, on the fifth anniversary of the date of Royal assent.

(2)

One or more Orders in Council may set different dates for different provisions (and, for that purpose, may commence a provision only for the purpose of giving effect to some, but not other, parts of this Act).

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper divides the Legislation Bill into the following Bills:

  • the Legislation Bill:

  • the Legislation (Repeals and Amendments) Bill.