111D Electoral Commission may supply information to designated body

(1)

The Electoral Commission may supply the information described in subsection (2) to the designated body if—

(a)

the Electoral Commission has obtained the consent of a Maori elector under section 111C(1) (and that consent has not been withdrawn); and

(b)

the Electoral Commission has under section 111C(3) obtained the consent of a Maori elector to the supply of the iwi affiliation information of that elector.

(2)

The information referred to in subsection (1) is—

(a)

the particulars of the elector described in section 111C(2); and

(b)

the elector’s iwi affiliation information; and

(c)

if, under section 111C(3)(b)(ii), the elector specified a particular organisation or organisations to which the iwi affiliation information may be supplied, the name of that organisation or those organisations.

(3)

The Electoral Commission may charge a reasonable fee for the supply of information to the designated body under this section.

(4)

Information supplied under this section is supplied for the purpose of enabling the designated body to—

(a)

establish and maintain a register or registers of iwi affiliations; and

(b)

supply the information on that register or registers to any organisation to which it is authorised to supply that information under section 111F.

(5)

Except as required for the purpose described in subsection (4), the designated body must not use the information supplied to it under this section to create or maintain information on the whakapapa of any Maori elector.

Section 111D: inserted, on 10 November 2003, by section 35 of the Electoral Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 1).

Section 111D heading: amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 52(9) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 57).

Section 111D(1): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 52(18)(b) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 57).

Section 111D(1)(a): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 52(18)(b) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 57).

Section 111D(1)(b): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 52(18)(b) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 57).

Section 111D(3): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 52(18)(b) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 57).