Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Act 1992

Reprint as at 1 December 2014

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Act 1992

Public Act1992 No 19
Date of assent8 April 1992
Commencementsee section 1(2)

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage.


Contents

Title

1 Short Title and commencement

2 Interpretation

3 Act to bind the Crown

4 Purpose of Act

Part 1
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

5 Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

6 Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Board

7 Functions

8 Performance of functions

9 Money

10 Membership

11 Co-opted members [Repealed]

12 Term of office [Repealed]

13 Extraordinary vacancies [Repealed]

14 Deputy Chairperson [Repealed]

15 Rules [Repealed]

16 Committees [Repealed]

17 Delegation of functions and powers

18 Contracts [Repealed]

19 Gifts

20 Exemption from income tax

21 Protection of persons acting under authority of Act [Repealed]

22 Further provisions applying to Board

23 Protection of names

Part 2
Dissolution of Board of Trustees of the National Art Gallery, the National Museum, and the National War Memorial

24 Dissolution of Board of Trustees of the National Art Gallery, the National Museum, and the National War Memorial

25 Assets and liabilities

26 Vesting of assets

27 Vesting in Board of land vested in the Crown

28 New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts

29 Final accounts of Board of Trustees of the National Art Gallery, the National Museum, and the National War Memorial

30 Transitional provision in relation to employees

Part 3
Consequential amendments and repeals

31 Amendment to Estate and Gift Duties Act 1968

32 Amendments to Stamp and Cheque Duties Act 1971 [Repealed]

33 Amendments to Flags, Emblems, and Names Protection Act 1981

34 References to National Art Gallery, Dominion Museum, or National Museum deemed references to Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

35 References to Board of Trustees deemed references to Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Board

36 Consequential amendments to other enactments

37 Repeals

Schedule 1
Provisions applying in respect of Board

Schedule 2
Land vested in Board

Schedule 3
Enactments amended

[Repealed]

Schedule 4
Enactments repealed

Reprint notes


An Act—

  • (a) to establish the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa; and

  • (b) to constitute the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Board, and to define the Board’s functions and powers; and

  • (c) to dissolve the Board of Trustees of the National Art Gallery, the National Museum, and the National War Memorial; and

  • (d) to repeal the National Art Gallery, Museum, and War Memorial Act 1972