Maori Purposes Act 1978

  • This version was reprinted on 27 May 2016 to make a correction to the Title clause under section 25(1)(j)(ii) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Reprint as at 24 June 1996

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Maori Purposes Act 1978

Public Act
1978 No 70
Date of assent
16 October 1978
16 October 1978

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by Te Puni Kōkiri.

An Act to amend the law relating to Maori and Maori land, and for other purposes