Maori Purposes Act 1959

  • This version was reprinted on 27 May 2016 to make a correction to section 8(2) under section 25(1)(j)(ii) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Reprint as at 1 July 2013

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Maori Purposes Act 1959

Public Act
1959 No 90
Date of assent
22 October 1959
see section 2

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by Te Puni Kōkiri.

An Act to amend the law relating to Maoris and Maori land, and for other purposes