Human Rights Act 1993

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150 Charitable instruments


Nothing in this Act shall apply—


to any provision in an existing or future will, deed, or other instrument where that provision confers charitable benefits, or enables charitable benefits to be conferred, on persons against whom discrimination is unlawful by virtue of Part 2; or


to any act done in order to comply with any provision described in paragraph (a).


For the purposes of this section, charitable benefits means benefits for purposes that are charitable in accordance with the law of New Zealand.

Compare: 1971 No 150 s 36(1); 1977 No 49 s 91(1); 1983 No 56 s 18(1)