This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on the 28th day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, amends the Maritime Transport (Marine Protection Conventions) Order 1999 (the principal order). The principal order declares 5 international conventions to which New Zealand is a party as marine protection conventions for the purposes of Parts 18 to 27 of the Maritime Transport Act 1994. This amendment order declares 2 more international conventions as marine protection conventions for the same purposes.
Date of notification in Gazette: 21 August 2014.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Transport.