Kihikihi Cemetery Reserve Leasing Act 1890

Kihikihi Cemetery Reserve Leasing Act 1890

Local Act1890 No 7
Date of assent1 September 1890

An Act to authorise the Leasing of a certain Unused Portion of a Public Cemetery at Kihikihi.

  • Preamble

    WHEREAS by notification of the sixteenth day of October, one thousand eight hundred and seventy-five, published in the Gazette, all that parcel of land described in the said notification, containing six acres and four perches, has been set apart and reserved as a public cemetery for the Town District of Kihikihi: And whereas the limits of the said cemetery are far larger than at present required for interments, and the portion of the said cemetery described in the Schedule to this Act, containing one acre and twenty-six perches, more or less, would suffice for the present for interments, and it would be advantageous if the Trustees of the said cemetery were authorised to lease for a term of years the larger portion of the cemetery in order to the raising a revenue therefrom to be applied to the improvement and ornamentation of the aforesaid portion thereof reserved for interments: And whereas the portion of the cemetery desired to be leased has not at any time heretofore been used for interments:

BE IT THEREFORE ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—