Territorial Sea and Exclusive Economic Zone Act Commencement Order 1977

1977/245

Territorial Sea and Exclusive Economic Zone Act Commencement Order 1977


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


PURSUANT to section 1 of the Territorial Sea and Exclusive Economic Zone Act 1977, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order may be cited as the Territorial Sea and Exclusive Economic Zone Act Commencement Order 1977.

2 Provisions of Act that commence on 1 October 1977

Schedule

Clause 2

A
Provisions of Act that come into force on 1 October 1977

1
  • Sections 1 and 2.

2
  • Part 1.

3
4
  • Section 33(1) (except in relation to those parts of the Schedule to the Act that

    • (a) Insert the new section 1A(1) in the Fisheries Act 1908;

    • (b) Insert paragraph (a) of the new definition of the term New Zealand fisheries waters in section 2(1) of the Fisheries Act 1908; and

    • (c) Amend section 7(2) of the Submarine Cables and Pipelines Protection Act 1966).

B
Parts of New Zealand in respect of which provisions come into force on 1 October 1977

1
  • The North Island, the South Island, Stewart Island, the Chatham Islands, the Kermadec Islands, the Three Kings Islands, the Bounty Islands, the Snares Islands, the Antipodes Islands, the Auckland Islands, and the Campbell Islands.

2
  • All other islands that are adjacent to any island specified in paragraph 1 of this Part and comprise part of New Zealand.

P G MILLEN,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

The effect of the order is to bring into force on 1 October 1977, in respect of the parts of New Zealand specified in Part B of the Schedule to the order, the provisions of the Territorial Sea and Exclusive Economic Zone Act 1977 that are specified in Part A of the Schedule.


Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 September 1977.