Three Strikes Legislation Repeal Bill

Hon Kris Faafoi

Three Strikes Legislation Repeal Bill

Government Bill

79—2

Contents

Commentary
Key
1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 4 amended (Interpretation)
5Sections 86A to 86I and cross-heading repealed
6Section 89 amended (Imposition of minimum period of imprisonment)
7Section 102 amended (Presumption in favour of life imprisonment for murder)
8Section 103 amended (Imposition of minimum period of imprisonment or imprisonment without parole if life imprisonment imposed for murder)
9Section 104 amended (Imposition of minimum period of imprisonment of 17 years or more)
10Schedule 1AA amended
11Principal Act
12Section 22H amended (Persons disqualified from holding firearms licence)
13Principal Act
14Section 180 amended (Court may correct erroneous sentence)
15Principal Act
16Section 139 amended (Evidence of convictions, acquittals, and other judicial proceedings)
17Principal Act
18Section 20 amended (Parole eligibility date)
19Section 84 amended (Non-parole periods)
20Section 86 amended (Release date of sentence)
21Principal Act
22Section 4 amended (Interpretation)
23Section 5 amended (Meaning of violent offender or offender)
24Section 7 amended (Application for non-contact order)
25Section 18 amended (Discharge of non-contact order by operation of law)
26Principal regulations
27Regulation 3 amended (Interpretation)
28Regulation 8A amended (Information about criminal proceedings in VOAVOA proceedings)
29Principal regulations
30Schedule amended
31Principal regulations
31ARegulation 5 amended (Prescribed forms)
32Schedule amended
Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: