Interpretation Act 1999

  • repealed
  • Interpretation Act 1999: repealed, on 28 October 2021, by section 6 of the Legislation (Repeals and Amendments) Act 2019 (2019 No 59).
22 References to repealed enactment


The repeal of an enactment does not affect an enactment in which the repealed enactment is applied, incorporated, or referred to.


A reference in an enactment to a repealed enactment is a reference to an enactment that, with or without modification, replaces, or that corresponds to, the enactment repealed.


Subsection (1) is subject to subsection (2).

Compare: 1924 No 11 ss 20(b), 21