Te Awa Tupua (Whanganui River Claims Settlement) Bill

  • enacted

Subpart 3—Te Pou Tupua

Establishment, purpose, functions, and powers

18 Establishment, purpose, and powers of Te Pou Tupua

(1)

The office of Te Pou Tupua is established.

(2)

The purpose of Te Pou Tupua is to be the human face of Te Awa Tupua and act in the name of Te Awa Tupua.

(3)

Te Pou Tupua has full capacity and all the powers reasonably necessary to achieve its purpose and perform and exercise its functions, powers, and duties in accordance with this Act.