Unsolicited Electronic Messages Order 2011

2011/326

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Unsolicited Electronic Messages Order 2011

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 19th day of September 2011

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 57 of the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007, 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 Unsolicited Electronic Messages Order 2011.

2  Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 21 October 2011.

3  Clause 1(b) of Schedule of Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 repealed
  • Clause 1(b) of the Schedule of the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 is repealed.

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, which comes into force on 21 October 2011, amends the Schedule of the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 (the Act) to remove facsimiles from the list of messages that are not electronic messages. The effect of this is to bring facsimiles within the definition of electronic messages in section 5 of the Act.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 22 September 2011.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.