Senior Courts Act 2016

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132 Governor-General must approve certain resignations

Before written notice is given to the Attorney-General under section 131(1), the approval of the Governor-General is required if—

(a)

the Chief Justice proposes to resign from that office without resigning from office as a Supreme Court Judge or High Court Judge:

(b)

the President of the Court of Appeal proposes to resign from that office without resigning from office as a Court of Appeal Judge or a High Court Judge:

(c)

a Court of Appeal Judge (other than the President of the Court of Appeal) proposes to resign from office without resigning from office as a High Court Judge:

(d)

the Chief High Court Judge proposes to resign from that office without resigning from office as a High Court Judge.

Compare: 1908 No 89 ss 4A(3), 57(5)