Cluster Munitions Prohibition Act Commencement Order 2010

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Cluster Munitions Prohibition Act Commencement Order 2010

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 8th day of June 2010

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 2 of the Cluster Munitions Prohibition 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 Cluster Munitions Prohibition Act Commencement Order 2010.

2 Commencement of Cluster Munitions Prohibition 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 the Cluster Munitions Prohibition Act 2009 into force on 1 August 2010. That date is the date on which the Convention on Cluster Munitions (which is implemented in New Zealand law by the Cluster Munitions Prohibition Act 2009) enters into force for New Zealand.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 10 June 2010.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.