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Parental Leave and Employment Protection Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No. 18).
Employment security, termination of employment; Equality of opportunity and treatment; Workers with family responsibilities
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
Amends the Act, inter alia, by widening the definition of "partner", in the phrase "spouse or partner" and in related contexts, to mean a civil union partner or a de facto partner and "spouse" means husband or wife.
Entry dates region
Date of entry into force
Amended Text region
Parental Leave and Employment Protection Act 1987 (1987 No. 129).
Electronic source title
New Zealand Legislation, Parliamentary Counsel Office