This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
The Farmers' Mutual Group Act 2007 (the Act) is a private Act to—
remove the Farmers' Mutual Insurance Association (FMIA) from the jurisdiction of the Mutual Insurance Act 1955:
rename the FMIA the Farmers' Mutual Group:
incorporate the Farmers' Mutual Group as a mutual association with the powers, capacity, and governance regime of a company under the Companies Act 1993.
Sections 1 and 2 and Part 1 of the Act came into force on 23 August 2007 (being the day after the date on which the Act received the Royal assent).
This order brings into force, on 1 April 2008, the rest of the Act, including—
Date of notification in Gazette: 21 February 2008.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.