Pouakani Claims Settlement Act Commencement Order 2001

2001/19

Pouakani Claims Settlement Act Commencement Order 2001


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Justice.


PURSUANT to section 2 of the Pouakani Claims Settlement Act 2000, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Pouakani Claims Settlement Act Commencement Order 2001.

2 Commencement of Pouakani Claims Settlement Act 2000

Marie Shroff,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings into force the Pouakani Claims Settlement Act 2000 on 1 March 2001.

The Pouakani Claims Settlement Act 2000—

  • records the apology given by the Crown to the Pouakani people in the deed of settlement signed on 19 November 1999 by the Crown and the Pouakani Claims Trust (the mandated representative of the Pouakani people):

  • gives effect to the deed of settlement in which the Crown and the Pouakani people agreed to a final settlement of the Pouakani historical claims (excluding any claims to the Waikato River) and the Pouakani boundary claims.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 1 March 2001.