Commerce Amendment Act 2018

  • This version was replaced on 5 November 2018 to make corrections to the Schedule under section 25(1)(j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
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Commerce Amendment Act 2018

Public Act
2018 No 42
Date of assent
25 October 2018
see section 2


3Principal Act
4New Part 3A inserted
49Functions of Commission under this Part
50Commission may carry out competition study
51Minister may require Commission to carry out competition study
51ACompetition study terms of reference
51BPreparation of competition report
51CConsultation on draft competition report
51DPublication and status of competition report
51EMinister must respond to competition report
5Section 52C amended (Interpretation)
6Section 52P amended (Determinations by Commission under this section)
7Section 52U amended (When input methodologies must be determined)
8Section 53B amended (Effect of being subject to information disclosure regulation)
9Section 53ZD amended (Powers of Commission under this Part)
10Subpart 11 of Part 4 replaced
56Overview of subpart
56BSpecified airport services declared to be regulated
56CSpecified airport services subject to information disclosure regulation
56DSpecified airport services subject to additional regulation if imposed by Order in Council
56EDuty to supply information to Secretary
56FHow inquiry triggered
56GCommission inquiry
56HCommission’s recommendations following inquiry
56IMinister must consider Commission’s recommendation
56JMinister’s decision and recommendation
56KOrder in Council imposing additional type of regulation
56LCommission determination about how regulation applies
56MOrder in Council declaring specified airport services
56NSubpart 2 not limited
11Section 69A amended (Commission may accept undertakings)
12Sections 74AA to 74D and cross-heading replaced
74ACommission may accept undertakings
74BMatters included in undertakings
74CEnforcement of undertakings
13Section 75 amended (Jurisdiction of High Court)
14Section 76 amended (Jurisdiction of District Courts)
15Section 92 amended (Persons entitled to appeal)
16Section 100 amended (Powers of Commission to prohibit disclosure of information, documents, and evidence)
17Section 2 amended (Interpretation)
18Section 30C amended (Cartel provisions generally unenforceable)
19Section 31 amended (Exception for collaborative activity)
20Section 87C amended (Injunction and other orders relating to price-quality regulation)
21Schedule 1AA amended
Legislative history
Administrative information

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: