Waikato Raupatu Claims Settlement Act 1995

Provisions relating to trusts

18 Land holding trustee authorised to acquire land
  • Notwithstanding section 26 of the Maori Trust Boards Act 1955, for the purpose of giving effect to the deed of settlement, the land holding trustee is hereby authorised to do either or both of the following:

    • (a) acquire from the Crown any settlement property or residual Crown land, whether or not subject to any lease to, or other interest of, any other person:

    • (b) sign any document or do any other thing for the purposes of any such acquisition.