Maungaharuru-Tangitū Hapū Claims Settlement Act 2014

Reprint as at 1 August 2020

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Maungaharuru-Tangitū Hapū Claims Settlement Act 2014

Public Act
2014 No 12
Date of assent
16 April 2014
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 the Ministry of Justice.


4Provisions to take effect on settlement date
5Act binds the Crown
7Acknowledgements and apology
8Text of Crown acknowledgements
9Text of the Crown’s apology
10Interpretation of Act generally
12Meaning of Maungaharuru-Tangitū Hapū
13Meaning of historical claims
14Settlement of historical claims final
15Amendment to Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975
16Certain enactments do not apply
17Resumptive memorials to be cancelled
18Rule against perpetuities does not apply
19Access to deed of settlement
21Council must establish and administer catchments fund
22Application of money in catchments fund
23Transfers from reserve fund to catchments fund
24Application of Soil Conservation and Rivers Control Act 1941
25Power of LINZ to obtain information relating to catchments fund
27Authority to enter into Te Kawenata
28Noting of Te Kawenata on conservation documents
29Te Kawenata subject to rights, functions, duties, and powers
30Enforcement of Te Kawenata
32Issuing, amending, and cancelling protocols
33Protocols subject to rights, functions, and duties
34Enforcement of protocols
35Crown minerals protocol
36Taonga tūturu protocol
38Statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
39Purposes of statutory acknowledgement
40Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
41Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
42Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
43Recording statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
44Provision of summary or notice to trustees
45Use of statutory acknowledgement
46Issuing and amending deeds of recognition
47Application of statutory acknowledgement and deed of recognition to river or stream
48Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
49Rights not affected
50Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991
52Declaration of Tātai Tūāpapa and the Crown’s acknowledgement
53Purposes of Tātai Tūāpapa
54Agreement on protection principles
55Obligations on New Zealand Conservation Authority and Conservation Boards
56Noting of Tātai Tūāpapa in strategies and plans
57Notification in Gazette
58Actions by Director-General
59Amendment to strategies or plans
62Existing classification of Tātai Tūāpapa areas
63Termination of Tātai Tūāpapa
64Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
65Rights not affected
66Appointment of advisory committee in relation to Wairoa Hard
68Assignment and alteration of official geographic names
69Publication of official geographic names
70Subsequent alteration of official geographic names
72Part Opouahi Scenic Reserve
73Meaning of hall
74Te Pohue Domain Recreation Reserve
75Ownership of hall on Te Pohue Domain Recreation Reserve
76Status of Te Pohue Domain Recreation Reserve under Reserves Act 1977
77Obligations of Council relating to hall
78Further provisions relating to removal, demolition, or replacement of hall
79Lake Opouahi property
80Lake Orakai property
81Part Lake Tūtira property
82Lake Waikopiro property
83Limits on trustees’ rights and obligations in relation to lake properties
84Limits on liability for plants
85Limits on liability for contamination
86Boundaries relating to lake properties
87Existing structures
88Determination of applications relating to existing structures
89Liability for existing structures
90New structures require consent
91Properties vest subject to or together with interests
92Interests in land for Te Pohue Domain Recreation Reserve
93Interests that are not interests in land
94Registration of ownership
95Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
96Matters to be recorded on computer freehold register
97Application of other enactments
98Minister of Conservation may grant easements
99Application of other enactments to reserve properties
100Meaning of reserve land
101Subsequent transfer of reserve land
102Transfer of reserve land if trustees change
103Transfer of reserve land to new administering body
104Reserve land not to be mortgaged
105Saving of bylaws, etc, in relation to reserve properties
106Names of Crown protected areas discontinued
107Delayed vesting and gifting back of gifting-back properties
109The Crown may transfer properties
110Minister of Conservation may grant easements
111Computer freehold registers for commercial redress properties
112Computer freehold register for licensed land subject to single Crown forestry licence
113Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of computer freehold register
114Application of other enactments
115Licensed land ceases to be Crown forest land
116Trustees are confirmed beneficiaries and licensors of licensed land
117Effect of transfer of licensed land
118Right of access to protected sites
119Right of access over licensed land
120Right of access to be recorded on computer freehold registers
122Meaning of RFR land
123Restrictions on disposal of RFR land
124Requirements for offer
125Expiry date of offer
126Withdrawal of offer
127Acceptance of offer
128Formation of contract
129Disposal to the Crown or Crown bodies
130Disposal of existing public works to local authorities
131Disposal of reserves to administering bodies
132Disposal in accordance with obligations under enactment or rule of law
133Disposal in accordance with legal or equitable obligations
134Disposal under certain legislation
135Disposal of land held for public works
136Disposal for reserve or conservation purposes
137Disposal for charitable purposes
138Disposal to tenants
139RFR landowner’s obligations subject to other matters
140Notice to LINZ of RFR land with computer register after settlement date
141Notice to trustees of disposal of RFR land to others
142Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
143Notice requirements
144Right of first refusal to be recorded on computer registers for RFR land
145Removal of notifications when land to be transferred or vested
146Removal of notifications when RFR period ends
147Waiver and variation
148Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
149Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: