Ngati Turangitukua Claims Settlement Amendment Act 2003

Ngati Turangitukua Claims Settlement Amendment Act 2003

Public Act2003 No 89
Date of assent21 October 2003

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Kutai Street reserves
  • Section 25 of the principal Act is amended by adding the following subsections:

    • (6) The vesting under subsection (4) is—

      • (a) subject to a public pedestrian right of way that is 3 m in width and immediately adjacent to the Tongariro River; and

      • (b) to avoid doubt, free from a requirement under Part 4A of the Conservation Act 1987 to reserve a marginal strip.

    • (7) If, at any time and for any reason, the course of the Tongariro River is altered, the right of way referred to in subsection (6)(a), immediately adjacent to the river, is determined by the course of the river.

4 New section 25A inserted
  • The principal Act is amended by inserting, after section 25, the following section:

    25A Notation on title
    • (1) The Registrar-General of Land is authorised and directed to make entries in the register under the Land Transfer Act 1952 and on the certificates of title for the Kutai Street reserves, and generally do what is necessary to give effect to the provisions of section 25(6) and (7) of this Act.

      (2) The Registrar must enter on the certificates of title for the Kutai Street reserves the following words:

      “‘Subject to a public pedestrian right of way that is 3 m in width and immediately adjacent to the Tongariro River, as provided for by section 25(6) and (7) of the Ngati Turangitukua Claims Settlement Act 1999.

      (3) Subsection (2) does not limit subsection (1).

      (4) Section 37 does not apply in respect of the right of way created under section 25(6).


Legislative history

16 October 2003Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 3), third reading