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Part 8 Overseas protection orders

Preliminary provisions

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This Part contains provisions about overseas protection orders, including provisions indicating that


the Registrar may request the appropriate court or authority in a foreign country to make arrangements for the enforcement in that country of a protection order made by a New Zealand court (see section 216):


a foreign protection order can be registered in a New Zealand court, and have effect and be enforced, as if it were a protection order made under this Act (see sections 219 and 221).