Ngāi Tahu (Tūtaepatu Lagoon Vesting) Act 1998

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Version as at 28 October 2021

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Ngāi Tahu (Tūtaepatu Lagoon Vesting) Act 1998

Public Act
1998 No 16
Date of assent
14 May 1998
see section 1(2)

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This Act is administered by the Office for Māori Crown Relations—Te Arawhiti.

An Act to give effect to certain provisions of the Deed of “On Account” Settlement, signed on 14 June 1996 by the Crown and by Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu as representative of Ngāi Tahu,—


by vesting Tūtaepatu Lagoon in Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu; and


by providing for the establishment of a recreation reserve at Woodend