Employment Relations Amendment Act 2010

Employment Relations Amendment Act 2010

Public Act2010 No 125
Date of assent26 November 2010
Commencementsee section 2


1 Title

2 Commencement

3 Principal Act amended

Part 1
Amendments to principal Act

4 Interpretation

5 Access to workplaces

6 New section 20A inserted

7 Conditions relating to access to workplaces

8 Penalty for certain acts in relation to entering workplace

9 Good faith in bargaining for collective agreement

10 Bargaining for individual employment agreement or individual terms and conditions in employment agreement

11 New section 64 inserted

12 Terms and conditions of employment where no collective agreement applies

13 When employment agreement may contain provision for trial period for 90 days or less

14 Object of this Part

15 New section 103A substituted

16 New section 125 substituted

17 New section 134A inserted

18 Recovery of penalties

19 Power of Authority to order compliance

20 Further provisions relating to compliance order by Authority

21 Procedure in relation to mediation services

22 New section 148A inserted

23 Settlements

24 New section 149A inserted

25 New section 151 substituted

26 Role of Authority

27 Duty of Authority to consider mediation

28 New section 159A inserted

29 Powers of Authority

30 Membership of Authority

31 New section 166A inserted

32 Term of office

33 New sections 173 and 173A substituted

34 Removal to court

35 New section 178A inserted

36 Application of other provisions

37 New sections 223A to 223G inserted

Enforceable undertakings

Improvement notices

38 Actions by Labour Inspectors

39 Amendments to Schedules 2 and 3

Part 2
Consequential amendments and transitional provision

40 Consequential amendments to other enactments

41 Transitional provision

Schedule 1
Amendments to Schedules 2 and 3 of principal Act

Schedule 2
Consequential amendments to other enactments

Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: