Education (Te Aho Matua) Amendment Act 1999

Education (Te Aho Matua) Amendment Act 1999

Public Act1999 No 79
Date of assent16 July 1999

An Act to amend the Education Act 1989 by acknowledging the role of Te Aho Matua in Kura Kaupapa Maori

BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows.

1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Education (Te Aho Matua) Amendment Act 1999, and is part of the Education Act 1989 (the principal Act).

    (2) This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

2 Kura Kaupapa Maori
  • This section substituted section 155 of the principal Act.

3 New sections inserted
4 Restrictions on mergers in certain cases
  • This section substituted section 156B of the principal Act.