This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order fixes 29 November 2004 as the appointed day for the purposes of the Maori Fisheries Act 2004. That Act requires the appointed day to be not later than 45 working days after the commencement of that Act (26 September 2004).
The appointed day is specified as fixing the timing for matters including the following:
•before the appointed day, Te Ohu Kai Moana and Aotearoa Fisheries Limited must be established; and
•on the appointed day,—
•the existing undertaking of the Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission vests in Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited, except to the extent that the undertaking is already vested in Aotearoa Fisheries Limited; and
•the Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission is dissolved; and
•the Maori Fisheries Act 1989 is repealed; and
•not later than 60 working days after the appointed day, Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited must establish Te Putea Whakatupu Trust and Te Wai Maori Trust.