Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993
Maori Land Act 1993

10 Former Judges

(1)

Subject to section 11, the Governor-General may, by warrant, appoint any former Judge to be an acting Judge for such term not exceeding 2 years or, if the former Judge has attained the age of 72 years, not exceeding one year, as the Governor-General may specify.

(2)

During the term of the appointment, the former Judge may act as a Judge during such period or periods only, and in such place or places only, as the Chief Judge may determine.

(3)

Every former Judge appointed under this section shall, during each period when the former Judge acts as a Judge, but not otherwise, be paid a salary at the rate for the time being payable by law to a Judge other than the Chief Judge and the Deputy Chief Judge, and shall also be paid such travelling allowances or other incidental or minor allowances as may be fixed from time to time by the Governor-General.

(3A)

A superannuation subsidy must not be paid to a person who is appointed as an acting Judge under this section.

(3B)

Subsection (3A) does not apply to a compulsory employer contribution within the meaning of section 101A of the KiwiSaver Act 2006.

(4)

Every former Judge appointed under this section shall, during each period when the former Judge acts as a Judge, have all the jurisdiction, powers, protections, privileges, and immunities of a Judge.

Compare: 1908 No 89 s 11A; 1981 No 40 s 2(1)

Section 10(3A): inserted, on 1 March 2017, by section 8 of the Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2016 (2016 No 69).

Section 10(3B): inserted, on 1 March 2017, by section 8 of the Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2016 (2016 No 69).