Maori Trust Boards Amendment Act 2008

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Maori Trust Boards Amendment Act 2008

Public Act2008 No 33
Date of assent22 May 2008
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Maori Trust Boards Amendment Act 2008.

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

3 Principal Act amended
4 Interpretation
  • (1) Section 2 is amended by inserting the following definition in its appropriate alphabetical order:

    adult beneficiary means a beneficiary who is 18 years of age or over.

    (2) Section 2 is amended by adding the following subsection as subsection (2):

    • (2) The definition of adult beneficiary applies to a Maori Trust Board in relation to the first election conducted under Part 3 after the commencement of this subsection.

5 Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board
  • (1) Section 10(1) is amended by adding (the Board).

    (2) Section 10 is amended by repealing subsections (2) and (3) and substituting the following subsections:

    • (2) Without further appropriation than this section, the sum of $1,500,000, or a greater or lesser sum that is agreed between the Crown and the Board, in accordance with the deed defined in subsection (3), must be paid out of public money to the Board on the first day of July in each year.

    • (3) In subsection (2), deed means the deed entered into on 10 September 2007 by Her Majesty the Queen in right of New Zealand acting by and through the Minister of Conservation (the Crown) and the Board established under subsection (1).

6 Validation
  • The election of any member of a Maori Trust Board before the commencement of this Act is not invalid by reason only that a person who voted was, or may have been, over the age of 18 years but under the age of 20 years at the time of the election.

7 Consequential and other amendments

Schedule
Regulations amended

s 7

Maori Trust Boards Regulations 1985 (SR 1985/258)

The item relating to the Tuhua/Hikurangi Regional Management Committee in the item relating to the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board in Schedule 2: omit Tuwhenua. and substitute the following items:

  Tuwhenua
  Peetania
  Wharauroa.

The item relating to the Hauaru Ki Uta Regional Management Committee in the item relating to the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board in Schedule 2: omit Hauaru and substitute Hauauru.

The item relating to the Hauaru Ki Uta Regional Management Committee in the item relating to the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board in Schedule 2: omit Rakaunui.

The item relating to the Nehenehenui Regional Management Committee in the item relating to the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board in Schedule 2: omit Te Whakaaro Kotahi Hiona. and substitute the following items:

  Te Whakaaro Kotahi Hiona
  Kakepuku Papakainga.

The item relating to the Tokanganui a Noho Regional Management Committee in the item relating to the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board in Schedule 2: omit Parekaitini and substitute Tomotuki.

The item relating to the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board in Schedule 2: insert the following item after the item relating to Te Tokanganui a Noho Regional Management Committee:

 1Ngā Tai o Kawhia Regional Management Committee, comprising the following marae:
  Te Mahoe
  Tokopiko
  Mokoroa
  Mokai Kainga
  Rakaunui.

Schedule 4: omit the age of 20 years and substitute the age of 18 years.


Legislative history

17 April 2008Divided from Māori Purposes Bill (No 2) (Bill 178–1) by committee of the whole House (Bill 178–2B)
15 May 2008Third reading
22 May 2008Royal assent

This Act is administered by Te Puni Kōkiri.