New Zealand Nuclear Free Zone, Disarmament, and Arms Control Act 1987

Savings

12 Passage through territorial sea and straits

Nothing in this Act shall apply to or be interpreted as limiting the freedom of—

(a)

any ship exercising the right of innocent passage (in accordance with international law) through the territorial sea of New Zealand; or

(b)

any ship or aircraft exercising the right of transit passage (in accordance with international law) through or over any strait used for international navigation; or

(c)

any ship or aircraft in distress.