Ngāti Mutunga Claims Settlement Act 2006

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Ngāti Mutunga Claims Settlement Act 2006

Public Act
2006 No 61
Date of assent
21 November 2006
see section 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.

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4Act binds the Crown
6Acknowledgements and apology
7Text of acknowledgements in English
8Text of acknowledgements in Māori
9Text of apology in English
10Text of apology in Māori
11Interpretation of Act generally
13Meaning of Ngāti Mutunga and of Ngā Uri o Ngā Tūpuna o Ngāti Mutunga
14Meaning of Ngāti Mutunga historical claims
15Settlement of Ngāti Mutunga historical claims final
16Jurisdiction of Tribunal to consider claims [Repealed]
17Certain enactments do not apply
18Removal of memorials
19Limit on duration of trusts does not apply
20Timing of actions or matters
21Authority to issue, amend, or cancel protocols
22Protocols subject to rights, functions, and obligations
23Enforceability of protocols
24Noting and effect of DOC protocol
25Noting and effect of fisheries protocol
26Noting and effect of MED protocol
27Effect of protected New Zealand objects protocol
28Effect of LINZ protocol
29Onaero site
30Pukemiro site
31Te Rau o Te Huia Pā site
32Ngapapa site
33Urenui site
34Te Urenui Pā site
35Okoki Pā site
36Okoki Pā Historic Reserve
37Onaero Domain Recreation Reserve
38Urenui Domain Recreation Reserve
39Reserve status of vested recreation reserves preserved
40Limitations on dealing with vested recreation reserves
41Application of section 24 of the Reserves Act 1977
42Effects of revocation
43Vesting subject to encumbrances
44Registration of ownership
45Notification on register of vested recreation reserves
46Application of other enactments
47Application of certain amounts
48Statutory acknowledgements by the Crown
49Purposes of statutory acknowledgements
50Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgements
51Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgements
52Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgements
53Recording statutory acknowledgements on statutory plans
54Distribution of resource consent applications to trustees
55Use of statutory acknowledgements
56Authorisation to enter into and amend deeds of recognition
57Statutory acknowledgements in relation to rivers
58Crown not precluded from granting other statutory acknowledgement or deed of recognition
59Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties not affected
60Rights not affected
61Limitation of rights
62Schedule 11 of Resource Management Act 1991 amended
63Access to deed of settlement
64Stopping of road on Nohoanga site
65Grant and renewal of Nohoanga entitlement
66Notification of Nohoanga entitlement
67Terms and conditions of Nohoanga entitlement may be varied
68Purpose of Nohoanga entitlement
69Occupation of Nohoanga site by members of Ngāti Mutunga
70Period of occupation of Nohoanga site
71Right to erect temporary dwellings
72Condition of land when occupation ceases
73Activities on Nohoanga site
74Nohoanga entitlement must not impede public access
75Crown functions to continue
76Nohoanga entitlement does not restrict Crown’s right to dispose of land
77Trustees may enforce rights against other persons
78Crown’s obligation to provide lawful access
79Compliance with laws, bylaws, and land and water management practices
80Rights of trustees under Nohoanga entitlement not assignable
81Suspension of Nohoanga entitlement
82Termination of Nohoanga entitlement
83Termination of Nohoanga entitlement for breach of obligations
84Notification of termination of Nohoanga entitlement
85Rights of other parties not affected
86No creation of rights in Nohoanga site
87Part 3B of Conservation Act 1987 does not apply
88Section 8(1) and (3) of Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 applies
89Section 44 of Reserves Act 1977 does not apply
90Section 11 and Part 10 of Resource Management Act 1991 do not apply
91Preferential right to purchase authorisations under Part 7 of Resource Management Act 1991
92Preferential right to purchase authorisations under Part 7A of Resource Management Act 1991
93Limit on proportion of authorisations able to be purchased
94Trustees treated as having made tender
95Exercise of powers and performance of duties and functions not affected
96Rights not affected
97Limitation of rights
98Section 165R of Resource Management Act 1991 amended
99Change and assignment of place names
100Transfer of commercial redress properties
101Creation of computer register
102Application of other enactments to transfer of commercial redress properties