Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day Bill

About this bill

The purpose of this bill is to provide for a one-off day of commemoration on Monday 26 September 2022 to acknowledge the long and dedicated service of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to New Zealand, and for the commemoration day to be observed as a New Zealand public holiday in accordance with the Holidays Act 2003.

Current status

Royal Assent given 21 September 2022.
Enacted as the Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day Act 2022 (2022/49)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 168-1
Introduced 19 September 2022
First reading 20 September 2022
Second reading 20 September 2022
Committee of the whole House 20 September 2022
Third reading 20 September 2022
Royal Assent 21 September 2022
Enacted as Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day Act 2022 (2022/49)
Divided No

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