1 Short Title and commencement

(1)

This Act may be cited as the Public Finance Act 1989.

(2)

Except as provided in this section, this Act shall be deemed to have come into force on 1 July 1989.

(3)

[Repealed]

(3A)

[Repealed]

(4)

The amendment to section 19 of the Goods and Services Tax Act 1985 specified in Schedule 1 shall come into force on the day this Act receives the Royal assent.

(5)

Where any document is made or thing is done, pursuant to the Public Finance Act 1977, during the period commencing on 1 July 1989 and ending with the day before the day on which this Act receives the Royal assent, such document or thing, if capable of being made or done under the provisions of this Act, shall be deemed to have been made or done pursuant to the provisions of this Act.

Section 1(2): substituted, on 5 March 1991, by section 2 of the Public Finance Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 6).

Section 1(3): repealed, on 1 July 1994, by section 2 of the Public Finance Amendment Act 1994 (1994 No 18).

Section 1(3A): repealed, on 1 July 1994, by section 2 of the Public Finance Amendment Act 1994 (1994 No 18).