JERRY MATEPARAE, Governor-General
Whereas, by Proclamation published on 20 October 2011, the Parliament of New Zealand was summoned to meet on
27 January 2012:
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, Lieutenant General The Right Honourable Sir Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General of New Zealand, summon the Parliament of New Zealand to meet in the parliamentary precincts in the City of Wellington, at 11.00am on 20 December 2011.
Given under the hand of His Excellency the Governor-General, and issued under the Seal of New Zealand, on 14 December 2011.
JOHN KEY, Prime Minister.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!