Act of Constitution of Tonga (Amendment) Act 2009

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AN ACT
TO AMEND THE ACT OF CONSTITUTION OF TONGA

BE IT ENACTED by the King and Legislative Assembly of Tonga in the
Legislature of the Kingdom as follows:

1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Act of Constitution of Tonga
(Amendment) Act 2009.

(2) The Act of Constitution of Tonga (Cap. 2) as amended, shall be
referred to in this Act, as the Principal Act.

2. Clause 59 of the Principal Act is amended by adding the following proviso
at the end of the clause:

“Provided that a representative of the Nobles or of the people, who is
appointed pursuant to clause 51, shall be entitled to remain as a
representative until the next occurring general election, subject to any
other provision contained in his commission or in this Constitution.”.

Passed by the Legislative Assembly this 22 day of June 2009.

I assent,

GEORGE TUPOU V,

29th June, 2009

Tonga. No. 2 of 2009

[22 June, 2009]