Treaty of Waitangi (Fisheries Claims) Settlement Act 1992

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1 Short Title and commencement

(1)

This Act may be cited as the Treaty of Waitangi (Fisheries Claims) Settlement Act 1992.

(2)

Except as provided in subsection (3), this Act shall come into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council; and 1 or more Orders in Council may be made bringing different sections into force on different dates.

(3)

Section 8 shall come into force on the day on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

(4)

An order under this section is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

Legislation Act 2019 requirements for secondary legislation made under this section
PublicationPCO must publish it on the legislation website and notify it in the GazetteLA19 s 69(1)(c)
PresentationThe Minister must present it to the House of RepresentativesLA19 s 114, Sch 1 cl 32(1)(a)
DisallowanceIt may be disallowed by the House of Representatives LA19 ss 115, 116
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 1(2): Treaty of Waitangi (Fisheries Claims) Settlement Act 1992 brought into force, on 23 December 1992, by the Treaty of Waitangi (Fisheries Claims) Settlement Act Commencement Order 1992 (SR 1992/370).

Section 1(4): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).