Ngāti Pāhauwera Treaty Claims Settlement Act 2012

Subpart 4Extraction of hāngi stones

57 Interpretation
  • In this subpart,—

    coastal marine area has the meaning given by section 2(1) of the Resource Management Act 1991

    hāngi stones means naturally occurring rounded rocks that—

    • (a) are typically basalt, rhyolite, or andesite volcanic cobbles; and

    • (b) are typically lacking in fracture planes; and

    • (c) have dense crystalline texture giving them the capacity to retain heat; and

    • (d) are commonly found in deposits of volcanic debris

    relevant hāngi stones means hāngi stones that are situated in the bed of the Mohaka River or Te Hoe River to the extent that the bed of the river is situated in the core area of interest but not in the coastal marine area.