Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2008


Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2008

Public Act2008 No 35
Date of assent22 May 2008
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is—

    • (a) Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2008; or

    • (b) the Maori Land 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 Trustees may act by majority
5 Accounts and balance sheet
  • Section 276(1) is amended by omitting incorporaton and substituting incorporation.

6 Appointment and duties of auditor
  • Section 277 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (1):

    • (1A) This section does not apply to a Maori incorporation that had gross revenue of $25,000 or less for its most recently completed financial year, unless the shareholders of that Maori incorporation resolve by special resolution that the accounts of the Maori incorporation should be audited under this section.

Legislative history

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

This Act is administered by Te Puni Kōkiri.