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  • Historical Bills 1949–2008 are now available online. 14 March 2016. more …
  • The 2015 table of Legislative Instruments and the Acts under which they were made is now available online. 2 February 2016. more …
  • Official legislation now in HTML format. 5 January 2016. more …
  • We have made some changes to the format of legislation and to the New Zealand Legislation website. 11 April 2015. more …
  • The GST increase to 15% from 1 October 2010 is not automatically shown in fees and charges on this website. 14 September 2010. more …

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This website provides Acts, Bills, Legislative Instruments, and Supplementary Order Papers, and links to Other Instruments. It is owned and updated by the Parliamentary Counsel Office. More about what's on the site and how it works …

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Last updated: Friday, 29 April 2016 4:05 p.m.