Vanuatu Sessional Legislation
REPUBLIC OF VANUATU
PASSPORTS (AMENDMENT) ACT
NO. 17 OF 2011
Arrangement of Sections
PASSPORTS (AMENDMENT) ACT NO. 17 OF 2011
An Act to amend the Passports Act No. 20 of 2009.
Be it enacted by the President and Parliament as follows-
The Passports Act No. 20 of 2009 is amended as set out in the Schedule.
This Act commences on the day on which it is published in the Gazette.
AMENDMENTS OF THE PASSPORTS
ACT NO. 20 OF 2009
1 After section 4A
“4B Issue of diplomatic Passports to a head of mission, consul general, honorary consul and special envoy
(1) Despite subsection 4A(1), the Principal Passport Officer may, on application, issue a Vanuatu diplomatic passport to a person who is not a citizen of Vanuatu and who holds an office as a head of mission, consul general, honorary consul or special envoy.
(2) Subsections 4A(3) to (7) apply in relation to this section.”
2 Subsection 4A (8)
Renumber the subsection as “(7)”