Ngāti Maru (Taranaki) Claims Settlement Act 2022

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Ngāti Maru (Taranaki) Claims Settlement Act 2022

Public Act
2022 No 9
Date of assent
30 March 2022
see section 2


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 Maru
14Meaning of historical claims
15Settlement of historical claims final
16Amendment to Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975
17Certain enactments do not apply
18Resumptive memorials to be cancelled
19Land subject to Te Awa Tupua (Whanganui River Claims Settlement) Act 2017
20Act does not override Te Awa Tupua (Whanganui River Claims Settlement) Act 2017
21Limit on duration of trusts does not apply
22Access to deed of settlement
24Issuing, amending, and cancelling protocols
25Protocols subject to rights, functions, and duties
26Enforcement of protocols
27Primary industries protocol
28Appendix B of Whakaaetanga Tiaki Taonga
30Statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
31Purposes of statutory acknowledgement
32Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
33Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
34Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
35Recording statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
36Provision of summary or notice to trustees
37Use of statutory acknowledgement
38Issuing and amending deeds of recognition
39Application of statutory acknowledgement and deed of recognition to river or stream
40Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
41Rights not affected
42Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991
44Former Matau School House property
45Former Tarata School House property
46Former Tarata School property
47Purangi Domain property
48Tahora Railways property
49Tarawai property
50Te Kerikeringa – Toetoe Road property
51Pūrangi property
52Stratford Railway Strip property
53Tāngarākau River property
54Tarata Domain property
55Tarata property
56Te Kerikeringa – River property
57Waitara River No 3 property
58Whangamōmona River property
59Tāngarākau marginal strip property
60Properties vest subject to or together with interests
61Interests in land for certain reserve properties
62Interests that are not interests in land
63Registration of ownership
64Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
65Matters to be recorded on record of title
66Application of other enactments
67Names of Crown protected areas discontinued
68Application of other enactments to reserve properties
69Joint management body for Tāngarākau marginal strip property
70Subsequent transfer of reserve land
71Transfer of reserve land to new administering body
72Transfer of reserve land if trustees change
73Reserve land not to be mortgaged
74Saving of bylaws, etc, in relation to reserve properties
76Acknowledgement of association
77Purpose of Maru Taiao plan
78Maru Taiao plan may be lodged with relevant local authority
79Effect of Maru Taiao plan
80Maru Taiao plan may be lodged with relevant department
81Limitation of rights
82Duty to make joint management agreement
85Principles for development and operation
86Monitoring and enforcement
87Resource consent process
88Preparation, review, change, or variation of Resource Management Act 1991 planning document
89Engagement on abandoned petroleum wells and resource consents for mining activities
90Process for finalising agreement
92Waiver of rights
93Legal framework
95Review and amendment
96Other powers not affected
97Exercise of powers in certain circumstances
98Duty to make cultural materials plan
99Possession of protected wildlife
100Acknowledgement of association
101Authorisation to search for and remove Crown-owned pākohe and pūrangi
102Access to relevant area to search for and remove Crown-owned pākohe or pūrangi
103Obligations if accessing relevant area
104Relationship with other enactments
105Crown not to seek return or assert ownership of minerals removed
107The Crown may transfer properties
108Records of title for deferred selection properties
109Record of title for licensed land
110Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of record of title
111Application of other enactments
112Transfer of properties subject to lease
113Requirements if lease terminates or expires
114Licensed land ceases to be Crown forest land
115Trustees are confirmed beneficiaries and licensors of licensed land
116Effect of transfer of licensed land
117Right of access to protected sites
118Right of access over licensed land
119Right of access to be recorded on records of title
121Meaning of exclusive RFR land
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 record of title after RFR date
141Notice to trustees of offer trusts of disposal of RFR land to others
142Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
143Notice to be given if disposal of shared RFR land or Tahora Bus Stop property being considered
144Notice requirements
145Right of first refusal to be recorded on records of title for RFR land
146Removal of notations when land to be transferred or vested
147Removal of notations when RFR period ends
148Waiver and variation
149Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
150Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart
Legislative history
Administrative information

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: