Legislation Act 2012

  • repealed
  • Legislation Act 2012: repealed, on 28 October 2021, by section 10 of the Legislation (Repeals and Amendments) Act 2019 (2019 No 59).

How instruments are disallowed

42 Disallowance of instruments by resolution of House of Representatives


The House of Representatives may, by resolution, disallow any disallowable instrument or provisions of a disallowable instrument.


An instrument or provisions disallowed by resolution of the House of Representatives cease to have effect on the later of—


the passing of the resolution; or


any date specified in the resolution as the date on which the instrument or provisions cease to have effect.


This section does not apply to any resolution to which section 46 applies.

Compare: 1989 No 143 s 5