Finance Act (No 2) 1953

  • repealed
  • Finance Act (No 2) 1953: repealed, on 3 June 2017, by section 3(1) of the Statutes Repeal Act 2017 (2017 No 23).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 (No 2) 1953

Public Act
1953 No 115
Date of assent
27 November 1953
27 November 1953

Finance Act (No 2) 1953: repealed, on 3 June 2017, by section 3(1) of the Statutes Repeal Act 2017 (2017 No 23).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
2Supplementation of war service gratuities for World War II and Korea
3Validating transfer to Canteen Fund of New Zealand’s share of profits of British Commonwealth Occupation Forces Canteens Service
4Validating excess unauthorized expenditure
5Abolishing separate statement of land settlement accounts as to marginal lands
6Validating Magistrates’ travelling allowances paid in anticipation of regulations
7Establishment of separate industry accounts under Marketing Act 1936
8Bobby Calf Pool Account and Bobby Calf Stabilization Account amalgamated as the Bobby Calf Industry Reserve Account [Repealed]
9Validating loan by New Zealand Meat Producers Board for preliminary expenses of Southland Farmers’ Freezing Company Limited
10Alteration of Customs Tariff with respect to motor spirits [Repealed]
11Partial refunds of motor spirits tax [Repealed]
12Levies payable in respect of wheat research [Repealed]
13This Part to be read with Housing Act 1919 [Repealed]
14Interpretation [Repealed]
15Corporation may issue easement certificates [Repealed]
16Pipeline certificates [Repealed]
17Right of way certificates [Repealed]
18Party wall certificates [Repealed]
19Registration of easement certificates [Repealed]
20Validating expenditure by local authorities in farewelling Their Excellencies Lord and Lady Freyberg and welcoming Their Excellencies Sir Willoughby and Lady Norrie
21Minimum unauthorized expenditure of Auckland Harbour Bridge Authority [Repealed]
22Bank premises may be closed for lunch where staff does not exceed 5 [Repealed]
23Cheques, etc, may be destroyed by banks after 7 years [Repealed]
24Tenancy Act 1948 not to apply to letting of dwellinghouses for Royal tour [Repealed]
25Additional late night for shops in Auckland combined district in Christmas week [Repealed]
26Amending description of Kawerau – Te Teko Railway [Repealed]
27Appeals from Engineers Registration Board to be determined according to opinion of Board of Appeal [Repealed]
28Rehearing of certain appeals from Engineers Registration Board [Repealed]
29Hearing of certain late applications for registration as engineers [Repealed]
Reprint notes

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