Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002 Commencement Order 2003

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Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002 Commencement Order 2003


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Transport.


Pursuant to section 2(2) of the Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002 Commencement Order 2003.

2 Commencement of sections 25 to 38 and Schedule 1 of Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002

Diane Morcom,

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 4 November 2003, sections 25 to 38 and Schedule 1 of the Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002. The Act, which relates to the incorporation of the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air done at Montreal on 28 May 1999 into domestic law, puts in place a new international air carrier civil liability regime.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 October 2003.