Ngarimu VC and 28th (Maori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship Fund Act 1945

Preamble

Whereas it is considered desirable to commemorate in a practical manner the service of Māori and, in particular, the service of the 28th (Maori) Battalion in the war against Germany, and the award of the Victoria Cross to Second Lieutenant Te Moananui a Kiwa Ngarimu, the first Maori to win this distinction:

And whereas for these purposes there has been established a scholarship fund to assist Maori education, and certain moneys have been subscribed to the fund:

And whereas it is necessary to make provision for future contributions to the fund and for the control and administration of the fund.

Preamble: amended, on 29 October 2016, by section 63(a) of the Education Legislation Act 2016 (2016 No 72).

Preamble: amended, on 29 October 2016, by section 63(b) of the Education Legislation Act 2016 (2016 No 72).