Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1968

10E Privileges and immunities of representatives at Assembly of States Parties or its subsidiary organs

(1)

The Governor-General may, by Order in Council, confer such privileges and immunities as may be required by Article 13 of the Agreement on the following persons:

(a)

representatives of States Parties to the Rome Statute attending meetings of the Assembly of States Parties or any of its subsidiary organs:

(b)

representatives of States attending meetings of the Assembly of States Parties or any of its subsidiary organs as observers, as permitted by Article 112(1) of the Rome Statute:

(c)

representatives of States or intergovernmental organisations invited to meetings of the Assembly of States Parties or any of its subsidiary organs.

(2)

An Order in Council made under subsection (1) may refer to the purpose of conferring the privileges and immunities and how the privileges and immunities may be waived (as set out in Article 25 of the Agreement).

Section 10E: inserted, on 2 March 2004, by section 5 of the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 1).