Ngāti Hauā Claims Settlement Act 2014

Reprint as at 30 January 2021

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Ngāti Hauā Claims Settlement Act 2014

Public Act
2014 No 75
Date of assent
15 December 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
7Summary of historical account, acknowledgements, and apology
8Summary of historical account
11Interpretation of Act generally
13Meaning of Ngāti Hauā
14Meaning of non-raupatu historical claims
15Settlement of non-raupatu historical claims final
16Amendment to Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975
17Certain enactments do not apply
18Resumptive memorials to be cancelled
19Limit on duration of trusts does not apply
20Access to deed of settlement
22Taonga tūturu protocol
23Issuing, amending, and cancelling protocol
24Protocol subject to rights, functions, and duties
25Enforcement of protocol
26Conservation relationship agreement
27Noting of conservation relationship agreement on conservation documents
28Conservation relationship agreement subject to rights, functions, duties, and powers
29Enforcement of conservation relationship agreement
31Statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
32Purposes of statutory acknowledgement
33Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
34Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
35Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
36Recording statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
37Provision of summary or notice to trustees
38Use of statutory acknowledgement
39Issuing and amending deeds of recognition
40Application of statutory acknowledgement and deeds of recognition to river or stream
41Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
42Rights not affected
43Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991
45Declaration of overlay classification and the Crown’s acknowledgement
46Purposes of overlay classification
47Agreement on protection principles
48Obligations on New Zealand Conservation Authority and Conservation Boards
49Noting of overlay classification in strategies and plans
50Notification in Gazette
51Actions by Director-General
52Amendment to strategies or plans
55Existing classification of overlay site
56Termination of overlay classification
57Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
58Rights not affected
60Gordon Gow Scenic Reserve
62Pukemako site A
63Pukemako site B
64Joint board established for Pukemako reserve
65Joint board is administering body of Pukemako reserve
66Procedure and meetings of joint board
67Management plan
68Application for statutory authorisation over Pukemako reserve
69Interests in favour of Pukemako reserve
70Trustees may apply to administer Pukemako reserve
71Properties vest subject to or together with interests
72Interests that are not interests in land
73Registration of ownership
74Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
75Matters to be recorded on computer freehold register
76Application of other enactments
77Names of Crown protected areas discontinued
78Application of other enactments to reserve properties
79Name of Gordon Gow Scenic Reserve must include words “Gordon Gow”
80Subsequent transfer of reserve land
81Transfer of reserve land to new administering body
82Transfer of reserve land to trustees of existing administering body if trustees change
83Reserve land not to be mortgaged
84Saving of bylaws, etc, in relation to reserve properties
85Notice appointing delayed vesting date for Te Tapui Scenic Reserve
86Delayed vesting and gifting back of Te Tapui Scenic Reserve
88Waharoa (Matamata) Aerodrome Committee established
89Functions and powers of committee
90Membership of committee
91Procedure of committee
92Application of other Acts to committee
93Conflict of interest
94Support of committee
95Waharoa Aerodrome land may be vested in trustees
96Matters relating to vesting under section 95
97Notice to interest holders
98No change in classification or purpose
99Amendment of computer register
100Creation of computer register
101Register to be noted
102Application of other enactments
104The Crown may transfer properties
105Computer freehold registers for commercial redress properties, deferred selection properties, and second right of deferred purchase properties
106Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of computer freehold register
107Application of other enactments
109Meaning of RFR land
110Restrictions on disposal of RFR land
111Requirements for offer
112Expiry date of offer
113Withdrawal of offer
114Acceptance of offer
115Formation of contract
116Disposal to the Crown or Crown bodies
117Disposal of existing public works to local authorities
118Disposal of reserves to administering bodies
119Disposal in accordance with obligations under enactment or rule of law
120Disposal in accordance with legal or equitable obligations
121Disposal under certain legislation
122Disposal of land held for public works
123Disposal for reserve or conservation purposes
124Disposal for charitable purposes
125Disposal to tenants
126Disposal by Waikato District Health Board
127RFR landowner’s obligations subject to other matters
128Notice to LINZ of RFR land with computer register after settlement date
129Notice to trustees of disposal of RFR land to others
130Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
131Notice requirements
132Right of first refusal to be recorded on computer registers for RFR land
133Removal of notifications when land to be transferred or vested
134Removal of notifications when RFR period ends
135Waiver and variation
136Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
137Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart
139Section 40(4) of Waikato-Tainui Act applies to sub-catchment
140Joint management agreement between Waikato Raupatu River Trust and Waikato Regional Council applies to sub-catchment
141Joint management agreement between Waikato Raupatu River Trust and South Waikato District Council to apply to sub-catchment
142Conservation regulations may be made in relation to sub-catchment
143Customary fishing regulations that apply to sub-catchment
144Fishing (bylaw) regulations may be made in relation to sub-catchment
145Fisheries bylaws that apply to sub-catchment
146Application of provisions of components of integrated river management plan
147Process for preparation of provisions that apply to Waikato River under section 146
148Modifications to component process preparation
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: