Maritime Transport Amendment Act 1998 Commencement Order 1999

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Maritime Transport Amendment Act 1998 Commencement Order 1999


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Transport.


PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Maritime Transport Amendment Act 1998, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order may be cited as the Maritime Transport Amendment Act 1998 Commencement Order 1999.

2 Commencement of Maritime Transport Amendment Act 1998

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 25 June 1999, the Maritime Transport Amendment Act 1998. That Act enables New Zealand to accede to certain protocols to international conventions on liability and compensation for oil pollution.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 May 1999.