Governor-General Bill

  • enacted

Rt Hon John Key

Governor-General Bill

Government Bill


As reported from the committee of the whole House



1 Title

2 Commencement

Part 1
Provisions relating to remuneration, programme funding, and other payments concerning office of Governor-General

Preliminary provisions

3 Act binds the Crown

4 Interpretation

Salary, allowance, annuity, and other payments

5 Salary of Governor-General

6 Allowance of Governor-General

7 Sum payable after office of Governor-General becomes vacant

8 Annuity for former Governor-General

9 Annuity for spouse or partner of former Governor-General

10 Compensation for lost or adversely affected superannuation rights

11 Payments in respect of other benefits and privileges

12 Permanent appropriation for salary, allowance, annuities, etc

Funding for Governor-General's programme

13 Governor-General's programme

14 Governor-General's travel outside New Zealand

Administrator of the Government

15 Salary and expenses of Administrator

Part 2
Miscellaneous provisions

Conflicting claims

16 Conflicting claims

17 Appeal against decision of authorised person

Amendments to Civil List Act 1979

18 Amendments to Civil List Act 1979

19 Part 1 repealed

20 Appropriation of money for benefits and privileges

Amendment to Goods and Services Tax Act 1985

20A Amendment to Goods and Services Tax Act 1985

Amendments to Income Tax Act 2007

21 Amendments to Income Tax Act 2007

22 New section CW 16 substituted

23 Salary or wages

24 Definitions

Transitional and savings provisions in respect of incumbent Governor-General

25 Continuation of incumbent Governor-General's entitlements

26 Annuities payable in respect of incumbent Governor-General

Validation provisions

27 Validations

Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: