1 Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the International Headquarters and Defence Organisations (Designation and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 1999 and shall come into force on the day after the date on which it is made.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 23 August 1999: see above.

2 Amendment of the 1965 Order

2Amendment of the 1965 Order

For Part II of the Schedule to the International Headquarters and Defence Organisations (Designation and Privileges) Order 1965 there shall be substituted—

“Part II

Headquarters Allied Forces North Western Europe (AFNORTHWEST).

Headquarters Allied Air Forces North Western Europe (AIRNORTHWEST).

Headquarters Allied Naval Forces North Western Europe (NAVNORTHWEST).

Headquarters Maritime Air Forces North West (MARAIRNORTHWEST).

Headquarters Submarine Forces North West (SUBNORTHWEST).

Headquarters Allied Forces Eastern Atlantic Area (EASTLANT).

Headquarters Maritime Air Forces Eastern Atlantic Area (MARAIREASTLANT).

Headquarters Submarine Forces Eastern Atlantic Area (SUBEASTLANT).

Headquarters United Kingdom–Netherlands Amphibious Force (UKNLAF).

Headquarters United Kingdom–Netherlands Landing Force (UKNLLF).

The NATO Airborne Early Warning Force Headquarters and the NATO E-3A Component.”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 23 August 1999: see art 1.

Signature

A K Galloway

Clerk of the Privy Council

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order amends the International Headquarters and Defence Organisations (Designation and Privileges) Order 1965 by substituting a new Part II of the Schedule to that Order. The Schedule to the 1965 Order lists those headquarters which are designated for the purposes of the International Headquarters and Defence Organisations Act 1964. Part II of that Schedule lists those headquarters which benefit from the privileges and immunities conferred by article 3 (inviolability of archives) of the 1965 Order.

The majority of the headquarters specified in the substituted Part II were previously included in that Part. Those headquarters not previously included in Part II are the Headquarters Maritime Air Forces North West (MARAIRNORTHWEST), the Headquarters Submarine Forces North West (SUBNORTHWEST), the Headquarters United Kingdom–Netherlands Amphibious Force (UKNLAF) and the Headquarters United Kingdom–Netherlands Landing Force (UKNLLF).