Tūhoe Claims Settlement Act 2014

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Version as at 12 April 2022

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Tūhoe Claims Settlement Act 2014

Public Act
2014 No 50
Date of assent
27 July 2014
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.

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 Tūhoe in Act
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
19Limit on duration of trusts does not apply
20Access to deed of settlement
21The Crown not prevented from providing other similar redress
23CNI forests properties
26Te Tii
27Properties vest subject to or together with interests
28Registration of ownership
29Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
30Matters to be recorded on computer freehold register
31Application of other enactments
32Application of other enactments
33Subsequent transfer of Te Tii
34Transfer of reserve land to new administering body
35Transfer of reserve land to trustees of existing administering body if trustees change
36Reserve land not to be mortgaged
37Removal of Crown forestry licence memorial
38Removal of public access and easement notations
40Issuing, amending, and cancelling protocols
41Protocols subject to rights, functions, and duties
42Enforcement of protocols
43Primary industries protocol
44Taonga tūturu protocol
45Fisheries advisory committee
47Official geographic names
48Publication of official geographic names
49Subsequent alteration of official geographic names
50Membership of Tūhoe on Rangitāiki River Forum
52The Crown may transfer deferred selection properties
53Computer freehold registers for deferred selection properties
54Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of computer freehold register
55Application of other enactments
56Transfer of properties subject to lease
57Requirements if lease terminates or expires
59Meaning of RFR land
60Restrictions on disposal of RFR land
61Requirements for offer
62Expiry date of offer
63Withdrawal of offer
64Acceptance of offer
65Formation of contract
66Disposal to the Crown or Crown bodies
67Disposal of existing public works to local authorities
68Disposal of reserves to administering bodies
69Disposal in accordance with obligations under enactment or rule of law
70Disposal in accordance with legal or equitable obligations
71Disposal by the Crown under certain legislation
72Disposal of land held for public works
73Disposal for reserve or conservation purposes
74Disposal for charitable purposes
75Disposal to tenants
76Disposal to Te Urewera
77RFR landowner’s obligations subject to other matters
78Notice to LINZ of RFR land with computer register after settlement date
79Notice to trustees of disposal of RFR land to others
80Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
81Notice requirements
82Right of first refusal to be recorded on computer registers for RFR land
83Removal of notifications when land to be transferred or vested
84Removal of notifications when RFR period ends
85Waiver and variation
86Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
87Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart
89Dissolution of Tuhoe-Waikaremoana Maori Trust Board
90Vesting of charitable assets and liabilities
91Vesting of certain other assets and liabilities
92Certain charitable trusts removed from register of charitable entities
93Tūhoe Fisheries Charitable Trust Board removed from register
94Recognition of mandated iwi organisation and asset holding company
95Exemption for certain voting processes
96Functions of Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited
97Final report of Trust Board
98Matters not affected by transfer
99Books and documents to remain evidence
102Liability of employees and agents
103Transfer of employees
104Protection of terms and conditions of employment
105Continuity of employment
106No compensation for technical redundancy
107Amendment to Maori Trust Boards Act 1955
108Amendments to Maori Trust Boards Regulations 1985
109Consequential amendments

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: