Land Transfer (Hawke's Bay) Act 1931

2 Interpretation

In this Act, if not inconsistent with the context,—

certificate of title includes a folium of the provisional register

conclusive, used with reference to a certificate of title, or to the register copy of a certificate of title, or to a registered instrument, or to the entry of a memorial of a registered instrument, means that such certificate of title or register copy or registered instrument or entry, as the case may be, has the same effect as if the certificate of title or register copy or registered instrument or entry had been issued, made, registered, or entered under the provisions of the principal Act

destroyed means lost, destroyed, or rendered indecipherable by or in consequence of the Hawke’s Bay earthquake

District means the Land Registration District of Hawke’s Bay

new register means the register for the district made under the authority of this Act, and includes a provisional register

old register means the register for the district in existence immediately prior to 3 February 1931, and includes the provisional register

Registrar means the Registrar-General of Land

The expressions transfer, mortgage, and lease mean respectively memorandum of transfer, memorandum of mortgage, and memorandum of lease

the Hawke’s Bay earthquake or the earthquake means the earthquake that occurred in Hawke’s Bay on 3 February 1931, and includes all fires consequent thereon or incidental thereto

the said date means 3 February 1931.

Section 2 Registrar: replaced, on 1 February 1999, by section 43(3) of the Land Transfer (Automation) Amendment Act 1998 (1998 No 123).

Section 2 Registrar: amended, on 12 November 2018, by section 250 of the Land Transfer Act 2017 (2017 No 30).