Supreme Court Act 2003

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Supreme Court Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 53
Date of assent17 October 2003
Commencementsee section 2


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.


Preliminary matters

Establishment and jurisdiction of Supreme Court

Leave to appeal to Court

Constitution of Court

Powers and judgment of Court

Administrative provisions

Ending of appeals to Her Majesty in Council

Substantive amendments to Judicature Act 1908

Substantive amendment to Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993

Other substantive amendments

Consequential amendments and repeals

Transitional and savings

Reprint notes