3 Act to bind the Crown


Subject to subsection (2), this Act shall bind the Crown.


The Governor-General may, by Order in Council, exempt any instrument of the Executive Government of New Zealand, either absolutely or to such extent and subject to such conditions as may be specified in the Order in Council, from all or any of the provisions of this Act, and in that event, or to that extent and subject to compliance with any such conditions, this Act, or the provisions of this Act so specified, as the case may require, shall not bind the Crown in right of that instrument.

Compare: 1965 No 45 s 3