International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2015

2015/301

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International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2015

Rt Hon Dame Sian Elias, Administrator of the Government

Order in Council

At Wellington this 7th day of December 2015

Present:
Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government in Council

Pursuant to section 2 of the International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015, Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

Order

1 Title

This order is the International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2015.

2 Commencement of International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015

The International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015 comes into force on 11 December 2015.

Michael Webster,
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 International Finance Agreements Amendment Act 2015 into force on 11 December 2015. That Act amends the International Finance Agreements Act 1961 in order to enable the Government of New Zealand to become a member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and to implement New Zealand’s obligations under the Articles of Agreement of that Bank.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 10 December 2015.

This order is administered by the Treasury.