Education Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2016

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Education Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2016

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 7th day of March 2016

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under section 2 of the Education Amendment Act 2015 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Education Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2016.

2 Commencement of sections 24 to 29

Sections 24 to 29 of the Education Amendment Act 2015 come into force on 1 July 2016.

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 into force sections 24 to 29 of the Education Amendment Act 2015 on 1 July 2016. The sections amend Part 18A of the Education Act 1989. They make changes to requirements for a code of practice for the pastoral care of international students and establish a dispute resolution scheme for international students.

The rest of the Education Amendment Act 2015 is already in force.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 10 March 2016.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Education.