Coroners (Coronial Cap) Amendment Act 2022

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Coroners (Coronial Cap) Amendment Act 2022

Public Act
2022 No 29
Date of assent
24 May 2022
see section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Coroners (Coronial Cap) Amendment Act 2022.

2 Commencement

This Act comes into force on the day after the date of Royal assent.

3 Principal Act

This Act amends the Coroners Act 2006.

4 Section 109 amended (Maximum number of coroners)
Substantive amendment


In section 109(1), replace “20” with “22”.

Consequential amendment


In section 109(2)(e), replace “13.5” with “21.5”.

Legislative history

19 May 2022

Introduction (Bill 119–1), first reading, second reading, committee of the whole House, third reading

24 May 2022

Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.