Data and Statistics Bill

Schedule 4 Consequential amendments to legislation

s 105(1), (2)

Part 1Consequential amendments to Acts

Accident Compensation Act 2001 (2001 No 49)

Replace section 288 with:

288 Injury-related statistics are official statistics under Data and Statistics Act 2021

Injury-related statistics are official statistics for the purposes of the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 289(6)(c), replace “section 11 of the Statistics Act 1975” with “the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 289(8)(b), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995 (1995 No 16)

In section 87A, replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 2021 (2021 No 57)

In section 122, replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Building Societies Act 1965 (1965 No 22)

In section 122A(2), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Child Poverty Reduction Act 2018 (2018 No 57)

In section 5, definition of Statistician, replace “section 2 of the Statistics Act 1975” with section 6 of the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 5, definition of Statistics New Zealand, replace “established under that name by the Statistics Act 1975”, with “continued by the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 33(3)(b), replace “section 15 of the Statistics Act 1975” with section 16 of the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 34(3), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Companies Act 1993 (1993 No 105)

In section 365(2), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Corporations (Investigation and Management) Act 1989 (1989 No 11)

In sections 71(7) and 71A(2), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Electoral Act 1993 (1993 No 87)

In section 3(1), definition of census, replace “the Department of Statistics pursuant to the Statistics Act 1975” with “Statistics New Zealand under the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Replace section 33(3) with:

(3)

The Statistician may appoint a deputy to perform all the functions, duties, and powers of the chief executive in his or her capacity as a member of the Representation Commission.

In section 33(6), replace “subsection (1) or subsection (5)” with “subsection (1), (3), or (5)”.

Environmental Reporting Act 2015 (2015 No 87)

In section 4, definition of Minister of Statistics, replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 4, definition of Statistics New Zealand, replace “established under that name by the Statistics Act 1975” with “continued by the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act 2008 (2008 No 97)

In section 37(4), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Incorporated Societies Act 1908 (1908 No 212)

In section 34A(2), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1908 (1908 No 81)

In section 13A(2), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Land Transfer Act 2017 (2017 No 30)

In section 82A(1), replace “section 2 of the Statistics Act 1975” with section 6 of the Data and Statistics Act 2021 .

In section 82A(1), replace “for the purposes of the Statistics Act 1975” with “for the purposes of the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

In section 86(2), definition of authorised person, paragraph (aa), replace “Statistician or employee of the department (as those terms are defined in section 2 of the Statistics Act 1975)” with “Statistician (as defined in section 6 of the Data and Statistics Act 2021) or an employee of Statistics New Zealand”.

Limited Partnerships Act 2008 (2008 No 1)

In section 78(3), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Local Electoral Act 2001 (2001 No 35)

In section 5(1), definition of census, replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission Act 2020 (2020 No 32)

In section 15(1)(b), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

New Zealand Infrastructure Commission/Te Waihanga Act 2019 (2019 No 51)

In section 23(7)(b), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

New Zealand Productivity Commission Act 2010 (2010 No 136)

Repeal section 15.

New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001 (2001 No 84)

In section 16(1)(a), replace “the Department of Statistics” with “Statistics New Zealand”.

Privacy Act 2020 (2020 No 31)

In section 29(2), replace “Statistics New Zealand under the Statistics Act 1975” with “the Government Statistician under the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Public Records Act 2005 (2005 No 40)

In section 4, definition of Statistician, replace “section 2 of the Statistics Act 1975” with section 6 of the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Repeal section 22(1)(a).

Repeal section 22(2).

Repeal section 22(3).

Remuneration Authority Act 1977 (1977 No 110)

In section 15(5), replace “pursuant to the Statistics Act 1975” with “under the Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Retirement Villages Act 2003 (2003 No 112)

In section 97(2), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Search and Surveillance Act 2012 (2012 No 24)

In the Schedule, after the item relating to the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001, insert:

ActSectionBrief description of powerWhich provisions in Part 4 apply
Data and Statistics Bill Act 2021section 57Statistician or authorised employee may enter and inspect any place of business (other than private dwelling or marae) or require records to be produced for the purpose of obtaining any data that the Statistician considers necessary or desirable to enable the Statistician to produce official statisticsSubparts 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, and 10 (except for sections 118 and 119)
section 58Statistician or authorised employee may obtain a search warrant in relation to a place of business or enterprise if satisfied that there are reasonable grounds for believing that it is necessary or desirable for the purpose of enabling the Statistician to produce official statisticsSubpart 3
Serious Fraud Office Act 1990 (1990 No 51)

In section 38(1), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Tax Administration Act 1994 (1994 No 166)

In Schedule 7, Part C, replace clause 20 with:

20 Statistics New Zealand

Section 18 does not prevent the Commissioner disclosing information to the Government Statistician for the production of official statistics or research under the Data and Statistics Act 2021 if the Commissioner considers that it is not undesirable to disclose the information.

Part 2Consequential amendments to secondary legislation

Privacy (Information Sharing Agreement Between Ministry of Justice and Statistics New Zealand) Order 2017 (LI 2017/51)

In clause 6(a), replace “Statistics Act 1975” with “Data and Statistics Act 2021.

Public Lending Right for New Zealand Authors Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/423)

In regulation 3, definition of Statistician, replace “section 2 of the Statistics Act 1975” with section 6 of the Data and Statistics Act 2021 .