MICHAEL HARDIE BOYS, Governor-General
To the Chief Electoral Officer
Pursuant to the Electoral Act 1993, I, The Right
Honourable Sir Michael Hardie Boys, Governor-General of New Zealand, hereby authorise and direct you to proceed forthwith to supply a member of Parliament to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of Simon Upton.
Given under the hand of His Excellency the Governor-General this 12th day of January 2001.
J. ANDERTON, for Prime Minister.