Proclamation Declaring the Agreement on Social Security Between Canada and the Netherlands in Force October 1, 1990
ELIZABETH THE SECOND, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom, Canada and Her other Realms and Territories QUEEN, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith.
To All to Whom these Presents shall come or whom the same may in anyway concern,
Whereas, by Orders in Council P.C. 1987-866 of April 30, 1987 and P.C. 1989-2123 of October 19, 1989, the Governor in Council declared that, in accordance with Article XXVI of the Agreement on Social Security between Canada and the Kingdom of the Netherlands signed at The Hague on February 26, 1987, and Article III of the Supplementary Agreement amending the Agreement on Social Security between Canada and the Kingdom of the Netherlands signed at Ottawa on July 26, 1989, the Agreement and Supplementary Agreement shall enter into force in Canada on the first day of the third month following the month in which the instruments of ratification are exchanged;
Whereas the said Orders in Council were laid before Parliament on May 12, 1987 and November 7, 1989, respectively;
Whereas, before the twentieth sitting day after the Orders in Council had been laid before Parliament, no motion for the consideration of either House, to the effect that the Orders in Council be revoked, was filed with the Speaker of the appropriate House;
Whereas, pursuant to subsection 42(2) of the Old Age Security Act, the Orders in Council came into force on the thirtieth sitting day after they had been laid before Parliament, being June 26, 1987 and January 30, 1990, respectively;
Whereas the instruments of ratification were exchanged on July 25, 1990;
Whereas the Agreement and Supplementary Agreement entered into force on the first day of the third month following the month in which the instruments of ratification were exchanged, being October 1, 1990;
And Whereas, by Order in Council P.C. 1991-443 of March 7, 1991, the Governor in Council directed that a proclamation do issue giving notice that the said Agreement came into force on October 1, 1990;
Now Know You that We, by and with the advice of Our Privy Council for Canada, do by this Our Proclamation declare that the Agreement on Social Security between Canada and the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Supplementary Agreement amending the Agreement on Social Security between Canada and the Kingdom of the Netherlands, copies of which are annexed hereto, came into force on October 1, 1990.
Of All Which Our Loving Subjects and all others whom these Presents may concern are hereby required to take notice and to govern themselves accordingly.
In Testimony Whereof, We have caused these Our Letters to be made Patent and the Great Seal of Canada to be hereunto affixed. Witness: Our Right Trusty and Well-beloved Ramon John Hnatyshyn, a Member of Our Privy Council for Canada, Chancellor and Principal Companion of Our Order of Canada, Chancellor and Commander of Our Order of Military Merit, One of Our Counsel learned in the law, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada.
At Our Government House, in Our City of Ottawa, this seventh day of March in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and ninety-one and in the fortieth year of Our Reign.
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