Extradition (United States of America) Order 1970

Reprint as at 1 September 1999

Extradition (United States of America) Order 1970

(SR 1970/240)

Arthur Porritt, Governor-General

Order in Council

At the Government House at Wellington this 30th day of November 1970

His Excellency the Governor-General in Council


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice.

Whereas the treaty set out in Schedule 1 has been concluded between New Zealand and the United States of America:

Now therefore, pursuant to the Extradition Act 1965, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council and, in respect of clause 4, at the request and with the consent of the Government of the Cook Islands made and given in accordance with Article 88 of the Constitution of the Cook Islands, hereby makes the following order.