Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993
Maori Land Act 1993

64 Commencement of orders

(1)

Every order made by the Maori Appellate Court shall, subject to the provisions of this section, take effect or be deemed to have taken effect on a date to be specified in the order.

(2)

Different dates may be fixed by the Maori Appellate Court as the dates for the commencement of different provisions of any order.

(3)

In so far as an order of the Maori Appellate Court varies an order of the Maori Land Court, the order of the Maori Appellate Court may be made to take effect on a date not earlier than the date on which the order so varied would have taken effect if there had been no appeal.

(4)

Any order made by the Maori Land Court by direction of the Maori Appellate Court pursuant to section 56(1)(d) shall, in accordance with the terms of the order of the Maori Appellate Court, take effect on the date fixed by section 42 for the taking effect of the order appealed from, or from the date fixed by that section for the taking effect of orders of the court, or from a date to be specified by the Maori Appellate Court.

(5)

If in any case the Maori Appellate Court fails to specify the date on which the order of the court shall take effect, it shall take effect on the commencement of the day of the date of the minute of the order entered in the records of the Maori Appellate Court.

Compare: 1953 No 94 s 47