Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993
Maori Land Act 1993

13 Salaries and allowances of Judges

(1)

There shall be paid to the Chief Judge, to the Deputy Chief Judge, and to the other Judges, out of public money, without further appropriation than this section,—

(a)

salaries at such rates as the Remuneration Authority from time to time determines; and

(b)

such allowances as are from time to time determined by the Remuneration Authority; and

(c)

such additional allowances, being travelling allowances or other incidental or minor allowances, as may be determined from time to time by the Governor-General.

(2)

The salary of a Judge shall not be diminished during the continuance of the Judge’s appointment.

(2A)

The salary and allowances payable for a period during which a Judge acts on a part-time basis must be calculated and paid as a pro-rata proportion of the salary and allowances for a full-time equivalent position.

(2B)

For the purpose of subsection (2), the payment of salary and allowances on a pro-rata basis under subsection (2A) is not a diminution of salary.

(3)

Subject to the Remuneration Authority Act 1977, any determination made under subsection (1), and any provision of any such determination, may be made so as to come into force on a date to be specified in that behalf in the determination, being the date of the making of the determination or any other date, whether before or after the date of the making of the determination or the date of the commencement of this section.

(4)

Every such determination, and every provision of any such determination, in respect of which no date is so specified shall come into force on the date of the making of the determination.

Compare: 1953 No 94 s 21; 1985 No 139 s 2

Section 13(1)(a): amended, on 1 April 2003, by section 4(1) of the Remuneration Authority (Members of Parliament) Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 54).

Section 13(1)(b): amended, on 1 April 2003, by section 4(1) of the Remuneration Authority (Members of Parliament) Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 54).

Section 13(2A): inserted, on 20 May 2004, by section 6 of Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 48).

Section 13(2B): inserted, on 20 May 2004, by section 6 of Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 48).

Section 13(3): amended, on 1 April 2003, by section 4(1) of the Remuneration Authority (Members of Parliament) Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 54).