Arms (Firearms Prohibition Orders) Amendment Bill (No 2)

  • defeated on 20 October 2021

Simeon Brown

Arms (Firearms Prohibition Orders) Amendment Bill (No 2)

Member’s Bill

217—2

Contents

Commentary
Key
1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 2 amended (Interpretation)
4ANew cross-heading above section 22H inserted
4BSection 22H amended (Persons disqualified from holding firearms licence)
4CSection 24A amended (Fit and proper person to possess firearm or airgun)
5Section 24 amended (Issue of firearms licence)
6Section 27 amended (Revocation and surrender of firearms licence)
6Section 27 amended (Surrender and revocation of firearms licence)
7New sections 59A to 59E 61 to 61F and cross-heading inserted
61Interpretation
59A61AFirearms prohibition orders
59B61BOffences in respect of firearms prohibition ordersProhibition on persons subject to firearms prohibition order acquiring, possessing, or using firearm or related item
59C61CProhibition on supplying firearms, parts, or ammunition firearm or related item to persons subject to firearms prohibition order
59D61DProhibition on person subject to firearms prohibition order residing at premises where firearms, parts, or ammunition are firearm or related item present
59E61EProhibition on person subject to firearms prohibition order attending certain premises
61FCancellation of firearms prohibition order
8Section 62 amended (Right of appeal from official decisions)
8Section 62B amended (Right of appeal to District Court)
9Section 72 amended (Delegation of powers by Commissioner)
10Amendment to Policing Act 2008
11Section 17 amended (Delegation of powers, functions, or duties of Commissioner)
12Amendment to Search and Surveillance Act 2012
13Section 18 amended (Warrantless searches associated with arms)
Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: