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  1. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    New Zealand Public Health and Disability Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 22). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-05-20 | NZL-2013-L-94523

  2. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Disability (United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities) Act 2008 (No 64). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-09-09 | NZL-2008-L-79365

    Makes amendments to numerous Acts in order to give effect to the UN Convention which was signed by New Zealand on 30 March 2007.

  3. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Repeal Act 2007 (2007 No 11). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2007-03-27 | NZL-2007-L-75857

    Repeals the Disabled Persons Employment Promotion Act 1960 (1960 No. 42).

  4. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Health and Disability Services (Safety) Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No. 56). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2005-05-16 | NZL-2005-L-72017

    Redefines health or disability service.

  5. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Intellectual Disability (Compulsory Care and Rehabilitation) Act 2003 (No. 116 of 2003). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-10-30 | NZL-2003-L-68280

    Makes provision for system for compulsory care and rehabilitation of persons who have intellectual disability and who have been charged with, or convicted of, offence. Divided into 11 parts. Part 1 (s. 2-10) contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 (s. 11-14) sets forth principles and general duties. Part 3 (s. 15-28) deals with needs assessment and care and rehabilitation plans. Part 4 (s. 29-46) regulates compulsory care and rehabilitation of inmates and former special patients. Part 5 (s. 47-71) provides for status and rights of care recipients. Part 6 (s. 72-94) regulates reviews of conditions and status of care recipients. Part 7 (s. 95-108) makes provision for inspection and inquiries. Part 8 (s. 109-115) deals with authority to take and detain care recipients. Part 9 (s. 116-135) contains procedural provisions. Part 10 (s. 136-139) regulates relationship with other acts; Part 11 (s. 140-150) administration.

  6. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Health and Disability Services (Safety) Exemption Order 2002 (SR 2002/251). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2002-09-09 | Date of entry into force: 2002-10-01 | NZL-2002-R-91119

    This order exempts the following hospital premises and residential schools from the Health and Disability Services (Safety) Act 2001:
    - all New Zealand Defence Force hospital premises, except the
    Navy Hospital:
    - the residential schools listed in the Schedule.

  7. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Health and Disability Services (Safety) Fees Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/153). - Statutes of New Zealand

    Adoption: 2002-06-10 | Date of entry into force: 2002-07-01 | NZL-2002-R-91120

    These regulations prescribe fees for the purposes of provisions of the Health and Disability Services (Safety) Act 2001 that come into force on that day.

  8. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Health and Disability Services (Safety) Act 2001 (2001 No. 93). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-11-30 | Date of entry into force: 2002-07-01 | Date of partial entry into force: 2004-10-01 | Date of gradual entry into force: 2002-10-01 | NZL-2001-L-72016

    Provides safety standards for health and disability service providers.
    Part 1 - Preliminary
    Part 2 - Service standards, and certification and audit of providers
    Part 3 - Enforcement
    Part 4 - Miscellaneous

  9. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Health and Disability Commissioner Act 1994 (No. 88 of 1994) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1994-10-20 | NZL-1994-L-38748

    Promotes and protects the rights of health consumers and disability services consumers, and secures the fair, simple, speedy and efficient resolution of complaints relating to infringements of those rights; provides for the appointment of a Health and Disability Commissioner to investigate complaints against persons and bodies who give health care or disability services; establishes a Health and Disability Services Consumer Advocacy Service; and provides for the promulgation of a Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers' Rights.

  10. New Zealand - Disabled workers - Law, Act

    Disabled Persons Community Welfare Act 1975. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1975-10-10 | NZL-1975-L-14331

    An Act to make better provision for financial and other assistance in respect of the disabled, and for support of voluntary organisations and private organisations concerned with providing facilities for the community welfare, sheltered employment, training, and day care of disabled persons. No. 122.


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