30 Part Humuhumu lake bed

(1)

The fee simple estate in the part Humuhumu lake bed vests in Te Uri o Hau governance entity.

(2)

An effect of section 35(3) is that a marginal strip of land (20 metres wide extending along and abutting the landward margin of the part Humuhumu lake bed) is created under Part 4A of the Conservation Act 1987 on the vesting under subsection (1).

(3)

The vesting under subsection (1)—

(a)

does not confer rights or impose obligations on Te Uri o Hau governance entity in respect of ownership, management, or control of the waters of Lake Humuhumu or aquatic life of Lake Humuhumu; and

(b)

does, however, impose obligations on Te Uri o Hau governance entity as owner of the fee simple estate in the part Humuhumu lake bed; and

(c)

does not affect lawful rights of the public to access, enjoy, and use recreationally the bed of Lake Humuhumu; and

(d)

is subject to—

(i)

lawful commercial use affecting the bed of Lake Humuhumu; and

(ii)

lawful rights to own, use, and occupy structures attached to the bed of Lake Humuhumu.

(4)

In this section, part Humuhumu lake bed means the land described by that name in Schedule 2.