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Tokelau. 1948 ‘Short Title.’ The Tokelau Act 1948 [with Amendments Incorporated as 20 September 2007]; Section 1. Wellington: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. 29 October
The Tokelau Act 1948, Reprinted as on 20 September 2007
No. 24, 29 October 1948
An Act to provide for the incorporation of Tokelau as part of New Zealand, and to make provision for its government.
1. Short Title, Commencement-
(1) This Act may be cited as [the Tokelau Act 1948].
(2) This Act shall come into force on the 1st day of January 1949.
In subs. (1) the word "Islands" was omitted from the Short Title of the Tokelau Act 1948 by s. 2(2) of the Tokelau Amendment Act 1976…
3. Tokelau to form part of New Zealand-
Tokelau is hereby declared to form part of New Zealand.
The words "Tokelau is" were substituted for the words "the Tokelau Islands are" by section 3(1)(c) of the Tokelau Amendment Act 1976.