NZSL Act 2006 Explanation

View an explanation of the New Zealand Sign Language Act 2006 in New Zealand Sign Language and captions.

Explanation in New Zealand Sign Language

Introduction - sections 1 and 2

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Preliminary provisions - sections 3 to 5 

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Recognition - sections 6 to 8

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Principles to guide government departments - sections 9 and 10

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Miscellaneous provisions - sections 11 and 12

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Regulations - section 13

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Official version 

The official, legal version of the New Zealand Sign Language Act 2006 is the written, English one. The videos on this page present an explanation of the Act, so the wording may be presented differently or expanded upon in places.

 

 

 

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