Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1968

7 Withdrawal of diplomatic privileges and immunities

(1)

Where the Governor-General is satisfied that the privileges and immunities accorded in relation to a mission of New Zealand in any State, or to persons connected with that mission, are less than those conferred by or by virtue of this Part in relation to the mission of that State, or to persons connected with that mission, he may, by Order in Council, withdraw, modify, or restrict, in relation to that mission or to persons connected with that mission, such of the privileges and immunities so conferred to such extent as appears to him to be proper.

(2)

Any Order in Council under subsection (1) shall be disregarded for the purposes of paragraph (a) of subsection (2) of section 6 of the Citizenship Act 1977 (which relates to the citizenship of the children of certain persons possessing diplomatic immunities).

Compare: 1957 No 21 s 8

Section 7(2): amended, on 1 January 1978, by section 30(2) of the Citizenship Act 1977 (1977 No 61).