Smoke-free Environments (Controls and Enforcement) Amendment Bill

  • enacted

Hon Tariana Turia

Smoke-free Environments (Controls and Enforcement) Amendment Bill

Government Bill


As reported from the Health Committee




1 Title

2 Commencement

3 Principal Act amended

Part 1
Amendments relating to controls on tobacco products

Purpose of Part

4 Purpose of this Part

Preliminary and general provisions

4A Title repealed

4B Heading to section 1, etc, amended

5 Interpretation

5A New section 3A inserted

Promotion and advertising, and display of tobacco products

6 Advertising of tobacco products

7 New sections 22 to 23B substituted

Sponsoring activity involving use of trade mark, etc, of tobacco products

7A New sections 25 and 25A substituted

Arrangements conflicting with Act have no effect

8 New section 28A inserted

Sales-outlet signs and notices, and Internet-sales information or warnings

9 New sections 29AA and 29AAB inserted

10 Sale of tobacco products and herbal smoking products to people under 18 prohibited

Part 2
Amendments relating to offences, regulations, and purposes

Purpose of Part

11 Purpose of this Part


12 Offences in respect of smoking products

Infringement offences

13 New sections 38A to 38D inserted


14 Regulations

15 Smoke-free Environments Regulations 2007 amended

Purposes of Amendment Act

16 New section 41AA inserted

Related amendments to enforcement officers' powers

17 Requirement to give identifying information

18 Purposes for which powers may be used

Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: