(1) This subsection substituted section 9 of the principal Act.
(2) The Schedule to the Maori and Island Affairs Department Act 1968 is hereby consequentially amended by repealing so much thereof as relates to the principal Act.
(3) Every reference in any enactment relating to Tokelau, or in any regulation, rule, order, agreement, deed, instrument, application, licence, notice, or other document whatsoever made under the principal Act or relating to Tokelau and in force at the passing of this Act shall, unless the context otherwise requires,—
Subsection (3) was amended, as from 9 December 1976, by section 3(7) Tokelau Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 122), by substituting the word
“Tokelau” for the words
“the Tokelau Islands”.
Subsection (3)(b) and (c) were amended, as from 1 December 1988, by section 14(1) Foreign Affairs Act 1988, by adding the words
“and Trade” after the words
“Foreign Affairs” in both paragraphs.