Supplementary Order Paper No 270

No 270

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 16 August 2011

Māori Purposes Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 4 Bills

Hon Georgina te Heuheu, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and Part 1 be a separate Bill, and that for the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and the Part 1 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Māori Purposes Act 2011.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 2 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 2 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Maori Fisheries Amendment Act 2011.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 3 be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 3 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Maori Trust Boards Amendment Act 2011.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 4 and the Schedule be a separate Bill, and that for the Part 4 heading there be substituted the following enacting words and clauses:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is—

    • (a) Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Act 2011; or

    • (b) the Maori Land Amendment Act 2011.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper divides the Māori Purposes Bill into the following 4 Bills:

  • the Māori Purposes Bill:

  • the Maori Fisheries Amendment Bill:

  • the Maori Trust Boards Amendment Bill:

  • Te Ture Whenua Maori Amendment Bill.