SILVIA CARTWRIGHT, Governor-General
Whereas, by Proclamation published on 19 June 2002, the Parliament of New Zealand was summoned to meet on 25 September 2002:
And whereas I have thought fit to summon it to meet on an earlier day:
Now, therefore, pursuant to section 18 of the Constitution Act 1986, I, The Honourable Dame Silvia Cartwright, Governor-General of New Zealand, summon the Parliament of New Zealand to meet in the Parliament House, in the City of Wellington, at 11.00 a.m. on 26 August 2002.
Given under the hand of Her Excellency the Governor-General, and issued under the Seal of New Zealand, on 12 August 2002.
[L.S.] HELEN CLARK, Prime Minister