Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017

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240 Authority to prescribe electronic forms and requirements for using electronic forms

(1)

A person who is authorised to prescribe a form under an enactment is authorised—

(a)

to prescribe an electronic form for the purposes of that enactment; and

(b)

to prescribe requirements in connection with the use of that electronic form, including requirements for its electronic signature.

(2)

Nothing in subsection (1) authorises a person to require the use of an electronic form under any enactment.

Compare: 2002 No 35 s 37