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  1. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/202). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-10-15 | NZL-2018-R-108234

  2. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Social Security Act 2018 (2018 No 32). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-09-28 | Date of entry into force: 2018-11-26 | NZL-2018-L-108232

    This bill repeals and replaces the Social Security Act 1964 and the Social Welfare (Reciprocity Agreements, and New Zealand Artificial Limb Service) Act 1990, provides an improved legislative structure, and reduces the level of detail in primary legislation to enhance clarity, coherency, and consistency.

  3. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Accident Compensation Amendment Act 2016 (2016 No 73). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-11-07 | NZL-2016-L-103735

  4. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Accident Compensation (Apportioning Entitlements for Hearing Loss) Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/424). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-11-22 | NZL-2010-L-108233

  5. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Health and Disability Services (Safety) Standards Notice 2010 (SR 2010/84). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-03-24 | NZL-2010-R-83582

    Approves the Fertility Services Standard NZS 8181:2007 for providing fertility services.

  6. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    War Pensions (Rates of Pensions, Lump Sum Payments, and Allowances) Order 2008 (SR 2008/56). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-03-03 | Date of entry into force: 2008-04-01 | NZL-2008-R-78518

    Repeals the War Pensions (Rates of Pensions, Lump Sum Payments, and Allowances) Order 2007 (SR 2007/53).

  7. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Earners' Levy) Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/40). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-02-25 | NZL-2008-R-88779

    These regulations set the levy amounts that earners must pay ACC to fund the costs of their non-work injuries.

  8. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Work Account Levies) Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/42). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-02-25 | NZL-2008-R-88780

    These regulations set the amounts that employers and self-employed workers must pay to cover the costs of any injuries they or their workers suffer on the job.

  9. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Residual Claims Levy) Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/41). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-02-25 | NZL-2008-R-88781

    These regulations set levy amounts that employers and self-employed workers must pay to fund the cost of non-work injuries to earners suffered before July 1992, and the cost of work injuries suffered before July 1999.

  10. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Motor Vehicles Levies) Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/105). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-02-25 | NZL-2008-R-88782

    These set down how much motor vehicle owners pay ACC when they register their vehicles each year, and how much the ACC levy will be that¿s added to every litre of petrol sold. These levies cover motor vehicle injuries on a public road.

  11. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Order 2007 (SR 2007/402). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-12-17 | NZL-2007-R-78519

    Amends Schedule 2 of the Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Act 2001 (the Act) by adding further occupational diseases.

  12. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Personal Development and Employment) Amendment Act 2002 Commencement Order 2007 (SR 2007/85). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-03-26 | Date of partial entry into force: 2007-04-30 | NZL-2007-R-78522

  13. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Amendment Act 2007 (2007 No 8). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-03-05 | NZL-2007-L-75860

    Amends sections 167, 168B, 169, 169A, 171, 172A, and 175 of the principal Act concerning payments to be made by self-employed workers.

  14. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Government Superannuation Fund Amendment Act (No 2) 2005 (2005 No. 55). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2005-05-16 | NZL-2005-L-72015

    Amends part 6A of the principle Act.

  15. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Amendment Act (No 2) 2005 (2005 No. 45). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2005-05-10 | Date of entry into force: 2005-05-11 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2006-04-01 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2005-07-01 | NZL-2005-L-72036

    Makes substantive amendments to the principal Act including with respect to work-related personal injuries (section 28(5)); personal injury caused by work-related gradual process, disease, or infection (section 30); levies payable to Commissioner and Corporation by self-employed person or private domestic worker who ceases to derive earnings as such (section 233); and cessation of weekly compensation under any former Act because of capacity for work (section 369).

  16. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No. 42). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2005-04-20 | NZL-2005-L-72039

    Name of principal Act changed and a new section 5A, Part 4 and a new Schedule 6 have been added.

  17. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Accidents Compensation Amendment Act 2005 (No. 7 of 2005). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2005-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 2005-04-26 | NZL-2005-L-72010

    Widens the application of the act by allowing actions for damages by spouse or civil union partners.

  18. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Government Superannuation Fund Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No. 10). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2005-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 2005-04-26 | NZL-2005-L-72011

    SECTIONS
    1. Title
    2. Commencement
    3. Interpretation
    4. Certain amendments to principal Act in Schedule
    5. Increasing allowance for contributor retiring in consequence of injuries
    6. Benefits where contributor under this Part dies and leaves spouse
    7. Annual allowances to widows or approved dependants in consideration of election to accept reduced retiring allowances
    8. Contributions to Fund may be applied in restitution of public money misappropriated by contributor
    9. Effect of loss of pay through punishment
    10. Amendments to Acts amending principal Act
    11. Past decision

  19. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No. 12). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2005-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 2005-04-26 | NZL-2005-L-72035

    SECTIONS
    1. Title
    2. Commencement
    3. Interpretation
    4. Spouse (and spouse in relation to deceased claimant)
    5. New section 18A inserted
    6. Compensation payable to surviving spouses under 1972 and 1982 Acts
    7. Schedule 1 amended
    8. Amendments to principal Act in Schedule

  20. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    New Zealand Superannuation [and Retirement Income] Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No. 17). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2005-03-24 | Date of entry into force: 2005-04-26 | NZL-2005-L-72038

    Amends Schedules 1 and 2 of the Principal Act.

  21. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Indexation of Maximum Weekly Compensation) Regulations 2004 (SR 2004/187). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-06-21 | NZL-2004-R-88784

  22. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Accident Compensation (Liability to Pay or Contribute to Cost of Treatment) Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/388) (Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Liability to Pay or Contribute to Cost of Treatment) Regulations 2003.) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-12-15 | NZL-2003-R-88778

    These regulations define what we can pay (usually to providers) for consultations or treatments.

  23. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Applications to Determine Previous and Subsequent Injury Entitlements) Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/291). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-10-20 | NZL-2003-R-88783

  24. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Health and Disability Commissioner Amendment Act 2003 (No. 49 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-09-18 | NZL-2003-L-68266

    Amends Health and Disability Commisioner Act 1994. Regulates complaints and investigations. Establishes that any person may complain to any advocate or to the Commissioner alleging that any action of health care provider or disability service provider is or appears to be in breach of the Code.

  25. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Refund of Fuel Levy) Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/213). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-08-25 | NZL-2003-R-88786

  26. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Child Support Amendment Act 2003 (No. 8 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-03-26 | NZL-2003-L-68226

    Amends Child Support Act 1991. Makes provision for unremitted deductions made by employers, protected net earnings rate, and position where liable person has two or more employers.

  27. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Code of ACC Claimants' Rights) Notice 2002 (SR 2002/390). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-12-06 | NZL-2002-R-88787

  28. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Indexation) Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/127). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-05-20 | NZL-2002-R-88788

  29. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Public Health Acute Services) Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/71). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-03-18 | NZL-2002-R-88789

  30. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Review Costs and Appeals) Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/81). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-03-02 | NZL-2002-R-88777

    These regulations specify how much a reviewer can direct us to pay towards the costs of bringing a review.

  31. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Employer Levies) Regulations, 2002 (No. 41 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002-02-25 | NZL-2002-R-64773

    Specifies employer levy rates for Employers' Account. Applies in respect of levies payable for the period 1 April 2002 to 31 March 2003, as well as all following income years.

  32. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Interest Rate for Late Payment of Levies) Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/40). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-02-25 | NZL-2002-R-88785

  33. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Ancillary Services) Regulations 2002 (No. 13 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002-02-22 | Date of entry into force: 2002-04-01 | NZL-2002-R-64772

    Made under Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2001. Prescribes amounts that Corporation must pay for, or contribute towards, services that are ancillary to rehabilitation and treatment under clauses 3 and 11 of Schedule 1 of the Act.

  34. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (Lump Sum and Independence Allowance) Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/22). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-02-18 | NZL-2002-R-88790

  35. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001 (2001 No. 84). (New Zealand Superannuation Act 2001) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-10-11 | Date of entry into force: 2001-07-01 | NZL-2001-L-72037

    PART 1 - ENTITLEMENTS TO NEW ZEALAND SUPERANNUATION
    Standard New Zealand superannuation entitlements; Living alone payments; Annual adjustment of New Zealand superannuation; Non-standard New Zealand superannuation entitlements; Payment overseas of New Zealand superannuation
    PART 2 - NEW ZEALAND SUPERANNUATION FUND
    New Zealand Superannuation Fund; Required capital contributions to Fund; Other contributions to Fund; Withdrawals from Fund; Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation; Board of Guardians; Members' appointments; Investment of Fund; Ministerial directions; Accountability; Performance reviews
    PART 3 - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
    Political commitment to New Zealand superannuation; Amendments to other Acts; Taxation; Consequential amendments and revocation; Transitional and savings provision
    PART 4 - RETIREMENT COMMISSIONER
    Provisions relating to constitution and appointment of Retirement Commissioner; Functions, powers, and duties of Commissioner; Transitional and miscellaneous provisions

  36. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Accident Compensation Act 2001 (2001 No. 49). (Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Act 2001.) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-09-19 | Date of entry into force: 2002-04-01 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2003-04-01 | NZL-2001-L-72019

    Provides, inter alia, measures for the compensation of workplace injuries, rehabilitation and prevention.

  37. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act, 2000 (No. 91 of 2000). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-12-14 | NZL-2000-L-58761

    Comprehensive legislation on public funding and provision of personal health services, public health services, and disability support services. Part 2 provides for responsibilities of Minister, Part 3 establishes District Health Boards, and Part 4 deals with other publicly-owned health and disability organisations. Finally, Part 5 makes provision for special health inquiries.

  38. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Legal Services Act, 2000 (No. 42 of 2000).

    Adoption: 2000-10-14 | Date of partial entry into force: 2001-02-01 | NZL-2000-L-57660

    Provides a legal aid scheme that assists people who have insufficient means to pay for legal services, other schemes of legal assistance, and for support of community legal services by funding community law centres, education and research.

  39. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Human Rights Amendment Act 1999 (No. 100).

    Adoption: 1999-09-08 | NZL-1999-L-54898

    Amends the Human Rights Act 1993, the Social Security Act 1964 and the Police Act 1958 in order to exempt age-related criteria for retirement benefits from age discrimination provisions.

  40. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Securities Act (Multiple Employer Superannuation Schemes) Exemption Amendment Notice 1998 (No. 183 of 1998).

    Adoption: 1998-06-30 | NZL-1998-L-52831

    Amends the Securities Act (Multiple Employer Superannuation Schemes) Exemption Notice 1998 with regard to information to be provided in employee investment statements and certificates.

  41. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    National Provident Fund Restructuring Amendment Act 1997 (No. 83 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-10-28 | NZL-1997-L-48088

    Amends the National Provident Fund Restructuring Act 1990. Inserts a new section regarding information to be provided to the Board by corporate contributors. Allows the Board to require minimum contributions and pensions, and to regulate matters in relation to missing persons who are beneficiaries. Also provides for the restructuring of existing schemes, including amalgamation of schemes.

  42. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Family Proceedings Amendment Act 1997 (No. 66 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-09-16 | NZL-1997-L-47685

    Amends the Family Proceedings Act 1980 to permit the Director-General of Social Welfare to issue a deduction notice under s. 86A of the Social Security Act 1964 against an employee for the payment of a maintenance order.

  43. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Disabled Community Welfare Amendment Act 1997 (No. 69 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-09-16 | NZL-1997-L-47686

    Inserts a new part providing the right of persons in residential care to a review of the adequacy of any disability needs assessment provided in respect of that person.

  44. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Compulsory Retirement Savings Scheme Referendum Act 1997 (No. 13 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-05-28 | NZL-1997-L-47008

    Provides for the holding, in 1997, of a referendum on a proposal for a compulsory retirement savings scheme.

  45. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Accident Rehabilitation and Compensation Insurance Amendment Act (No. 2) 1996 (No. 106 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-09-02 | Date of partial entry into force: 1997-07-01 | NZL-1996-L-44839

    Amends provisions of the Accident Rehabilitation and Compensation Insurance Act 1992 relating to the definition of and payment of benefit for vocational rehabilitation, social rehabilitation, and physical rehabilitation. Also amends provisions relating to disability assessment and calculation of premiums and benefits.

  46. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Superannuation Schemes Amendment Act (No. 2) (No. 147 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-09-02 | NZL-1996-L-44848

    Amends provisions of the Superannuation Schemes Act 1989 relating to members' right to information and disclosure of information to Government Actuary. Managers and administrators shall be protected from civil, criminal and disciplinary proceedings arising from good faith disclosure of information.

  47. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Health and Disability Commissioner (Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers' Rights) Regulations 1996 (No. 78 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-04-29 | Date of entry into force: 1996-07-01 | NZL-1996-R-47655

    Sets forth rights for consumers of health and disability services. Rights include the right to be treated with respect, freedom from discrimination and harassment, freedom of information, and the right to complain.

  48. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Government Superannuation Fund Amendment Act 1995 (No. 28 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-06-09 | Date of entry into force: 1995-10-01 | NZL-1995-L-41683

    Amends provisions in the Government Superannuation Fund Act 1956 concerning the Government Superannuation Appeals Board and other related matters.

  49. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Accident Rehabilitation and Compensation Insurance Amendment Act 1995 (No. 1 of 1995)

    Adoption: 1995-03-08 | NZL-1995-L-40206

    Provides for a definition of "medical misadventure" and provisions in respect of claims, assessors and powers to borrow.

  50. New Zealand - Social security (general standards) - Law, Act

    Superannuation Schemes Amendment Act 1994 (No. 162 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-12-15 | NZL-1994-L-39190

    Amends section 23 of the Superannuation Schemes Act 1989 relating to procedures for objections to and appeals against decisions of the Government Actuary.

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