Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993
Maori Land Act 1993

32 Additional members in relation to matter of tikanga Maori
  • (1) Where a matter of tikanga Maori is referred to the Maori Land Court under section 29, the Chief Judge shall, under section 31(1), appoint 2 or more additional members to the Maori Land Court.

    (2) Where subsection (1) applies in relation to any matter of tikanga Maori, every person appointed under section 31 in relation to that matter shall possess knowledge and experience of tikanga Maori.