Legislation Act 2019

86 Power to make editorial changes


The Chief Parliamentary Counsel may authorise the PCO to make changes referred to in section 87 to a version of the legislation.


Sections 87 and 89 do not permit any change to the text of a provision of any legislation that, if enacted, would change the effect of the provision.


Nothing in this section limits the authority to make changes in reliance on the application of section 38 or any other legislation.

Compare: 2012 No 119 s 24