Radio New Zealand Act Commencement Order 1995

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Radio New Zealand Act Commencement Order 1995


Note

This order is administered in the Treasury.


PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Radio New Zealand Act 1995, Her 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 Radio New Zealand Act Commencement Order 1995.

2 Commencement of Radio New Zealand Act 1995

MARIE SHROFF

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

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

This order brings into force, on 1 December 1995, the Radio New Zealand Act 1995. The Act facilitates the restructuring of Radio New Zealand by—

  • (a) Establishing a Crown entity called Radio New Zealand Limited to hold the public radio assets of Radio New Zealand; and

  • (b) Establishing a State enterprise called The Radio Company Limited to hold the commercial operations of Radio New Zealand; and

  • (c) Providing a Charter for Radio New Zealand Limited.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 October 1995.