Finance Act 1951

  • repealed
  • Finance Act 1951: repealed, on 3 June 2017, by section 3(1) of the Statutes Repeal Act 2017 (2017 No 23).

Reprint as at 3 June 2017

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Finance Act 1951

Public Act
1951 No 78
Date of assent
6 December 1951
6 December 1951

Finance Act 1951: repealed, on 3 June 2017, by section 3(1) of the Statutes Repeal Act 2017 (2017 No 23).


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Treasury.


1Short Title
2Payment of child bonus
3Transfer of surplus in Consolidated Fund to War Emergency Account [Repealed]
4Gratuities to servicemen in respect of waterfront emergency
5Increasing stamp allowance of members of Parliament [Repealed]
6Amending provisions as to War Memorials Subsidies Deposit Account [Repealed]
7Amending provisions as to rates payable in respect of Rural Subdivision of the Kaitaia Drainage Area [Repealed]
8Authorizing purchase of shares in Courtenay Investments, Limited
9Salaries of Judges of Supreme Court [Repealed]
10Salaries of additional Judges of Court of Arbitration [Repealed]
11Salaries of nominated members of Court of Arbitration [Repealed]
12Salaries of Magistrates [Repealed]
13Salary of Chairman of Local Government Commission [Repealed]
14Salaries of Judges of Maori Land Court, members of Public Service Commission, and members of War Pensions Boards [Repealed]
15Salary of Controller and Auditor-General [Repealed]
16General increase of salaries of Government servants
17Exempting from gift duty donations made to Flood Relief Funds for Great Britain [Repealed]
18Exempting from gift duty donations made to Otago Centennial Association, Inc [Repealed]
19Exempting comprehensive motor vehicle insurance policies from stamp duty [Repealed]
20Amending provisions as to totalizator duty [Repealed]
21Amending provisions as to lottery duty [Repealed]
22Exempting from stamp duty, gift duty, and death duties gift from William Archibald Dampier Tripe, Esquire, to the Crown
23Application of surplus of separate or special rate
24Authorizing and validating expenditure by local authorities in respect of entertainment of distinguished overseas visitors
25Authorizing local authorities to contribute towards cost of Canterbury air race
26Authorizing New Zealand Counties Association to borrow moneys [Repealed]
27Validating gift by Auckland Harbour Board to Auckland University College
28Validating expenditure by Nelson Harbour Board for Harbours’ Association conference
29Validating salary and bonus payments by certain local authorities
30Financial year for State Coal Mines Account [Repealed]
31Dissolution of Birchwood Coal Co., Ltd., and vesting of assets in Crown for State coal mines
32Allowance to Coal Miners’ Relief Fund Local Committees [Repealed]
33Recovery of coal levy for Coal Mining Districts Amenities Fund [Repealed]
34Railway deviation authorized [Repealed]
35Repealing provisions as to preparation and gazetting of 4-weekly Railways Working Account
36Repealing provisions as to returns of deposits with building societies, investment societies, and trading companies
37Repealing provisions authorizing Education Boards to purchase cars for resale to officers [Repealed]
38Disposal of accumulated revenues from Auckland Supreme Court site
39Traders deposit accounts in the Cook Islands [Repealed]
40Superannuation for Right Honourable William Joseph Jordan
Reprint notes

An Act to make provision with respect to public finance and other matters