War Pensions Amendment Act 2009 Commencement Order 2009

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War Pensions Amendment Act 2009 Commencement Order 2009

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 23rd day of November 2009

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 2 of the War Pensions Amendment Act 2009, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

Order

1 Title
  • This order is the War Pensions Amendment Act 2009 Commencement Order 2009.

2 Commencement of War Pensions Amendment Act 2009

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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 5 January 2010 the War Pensions Amendment Act 2009, which amends the War Pensions Act 1954 so as to enable in some circumstances the payment of veteran's pensions to people who are overseas.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 November 2009.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.