Māori Television Service (Te Aratuku Whakaata Irirangi Māori) Act 2003

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Māori Television Service (Te Aratuku Whakaata Irirangi Māori) Act 2003

Public Act
2003 No 21
Date of assent
7 May 2003
see section 2

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by Te Puni Kōkiri.


4Act binds the Crown
5Outline of Act
7Establishment of Service
8Functions of Service
9Powers of Service
10Independence of Service
11Protection of names
12Establishment [Repealed]
13Membership of Te Pūtahi Paoho [Repealed]
14Change in composition of Te Pūtahi Paoho [Repealed]
15Functions of Te Mātāwai
16Joint responsibilities of responsible Ministers and chairperson of Te Mātāwai
17Resolution of disagreement between the responsible Ministers and the chairperson of Te Mātāwai
18Governing body of Service
19Appointment of directors
20Duties of directors
20AExpiry of subpart 2 [Repealed]
21Transfer of UHF right from Crown to Service [Repealed]
22Use of UHF right by Service [Repealed]
23Transfer of UHF right and spectrum licences by Service [Repealed]
24Role of Te Pūtahi Paoho in relation to UHF right [Repealed]
24BTerms and conditions for exercise of spectrum management rights
24CAggregation of management rights
24DManagement of spectrum management rights
24EResolution of disagreement between responsible Ministers and Te Mātāwai
24FIssue of spectrum licences to Service
24GIssue of spectrum licences generally
24HUse of spectrum licences and income from spectrum licences
26Overview of accountability responsibilities
27Purpose of statement of intent
28Obligation to prepare statement of intent
29Contents of statement of intent
30Matters for consultation and reporting must be identified
31Creating and finalising statement of intent
32Effective date and term of statement of intent
33When statement of intent may be amended
34Mandatory amendment of statement of intent
35Amendments must be presented to House of Representatives
36Effective date of amendments
37Purpose of output agreement
38Preparation of output agreement
39Contents of output agreement
40Formal requirements for output agreement
41Contents of annual report
42Statement of responsibility
43Financial report
44Annual report presented to House of Representatives
45Shares or interests in related entities
46Limits to functions and powers of subsidiary
47Remuneration and allowances
49Trust terminated
50Final report of Trust
51Protection of trustees
52Provisions relating to decisions, etc, in transition period
53Transition from establishment board
55Assets and liabilities of establishment bodies
56Review of Act
57Amendment to Ombudsmen Act 1975
58Amendment to Official Information Act 1982
59Amendment to Broadcasting Act 1989
60Amendment to Public Audit Act 2001
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