Registered Architects Amendment Rules 2019

2019/317

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Registered Architects Amendment Rules 2019

Pursuant to section 67 of the Registered Architects Act 2005, the New Zealand Registered Architects’ Board makes the following rules—

(a)

after complying with section 68 of that Act; and

(b)

after the approval of the Minister for Building and Construction required by section 69 of that Act; and

(c)

after publishing and consulting as required by rule 93 of the Registered Architects Rules 2006.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Principal rules
4Rule 3 amended (Interpretation)
5Rule 60 amended (Board may inquire into matters on own motion)
6Rule 61 amended (Board must decide whether to refer complaint to investigating committee)
7Rule 62 amended (Grounds for not referring complaint to investigating committee)
8Rule 63 amended (Way in which decision on whether to refer complaint to investigating committee must be made)
9Rule 64 amended (Board must notify and implement decision)
10Rule 65 amended (Board must give person complained about opportunity to respond)
11Cross-heading above rule 66 replaced
12Rule 66 amended (Investigating committee must investigate and report on complaint or inquiry)
13Rule 67 amended (Powers of investigating committee)
14New rules 67A to 67C and cross-heading inserted
67APerson complained about may request disciplinary hearing
67BEffect of request for disciplinary hearing
67CBoard may refuse request for disciplinary hearing if decision reversed
15Rules 68 and 69 replaced
68Board must consider report and determine complaint
69Grounds on which complaint or inquiry may be dismissed
16Rule 70 revoked (Way in which decision on whether to refer complaint or inquiry to disciplinary hearing must be made)
17Rule 71 replaced (Board must notify and implement decision)
71Board must notify decision
18Rule 71A replaced (Board may reverse decision in certain circumstances)
71ABoard may reverse decision in certain circumstances
19New rules 71B to 71F and cross-heading inserted
71BApplication of rules 71C to 71F
71CInvestigating panel report on penalty
71DBoard must invite submissions on penalty
71EBoard must consider report and determine penalty
71FBoard must notify and implement decision
20Rule 72 amended (Board must determine complaint or inquiry referred to disciplinary hearing)
21Rule 76 amended (Way in which Board’s determination of complaint or inquiry referred to disciplinary hearing must be made)
22Rule 79 amended (Persons carrying out delegated functions and powers under rules)
23Cross-heading above rule 90 replaced
24Rule 90 amended (Appointment of investigating committee)
25Rule 90A amended (Procedures of investigating committee)
26Schedule 1AA amended
Explanatory note
Administrative Information