Oaths and Declarations Act 1957

4A Oaths and affirmations in Māori


If a te reo Māori equivalent of any of the oaths or affirmations set out in this Act is prescribed by regulations made under section 30A, using that te reo Māori equivalent has the same effect as using the oath or affirmation set out in this Act.


This section applies despite anything in section 4 or in any of sections 16 to 21.

Section 4A: inserted, on 19 December 2002, by section 3 of the Oaths and Declarations Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 71).