Departmental Disclosure Statement - Te Ture Whenua Māori (Succession, Dispute Resolution, and Related Matters) Amendment Bill

The departmental disclosure statement for a government Bill seeks to bring together in one place a range of information to support and enhance the Parliamentary and public scrutiny of that Bill.

It identifies:

  • the general policy intent of the Bill and other background policy material;
  • some of the key quality assurance products and processes used to develop and test the content of the Bill;
    the presence of certain significant powers or features in the Bill that might be of particular Parliamentary or public interest and warrant an explanation.
  • This disclosure statement was prepared by Te Puni Kōkiri and the Ministry of Justice.

Te Puni Kōkiri and the Ministry of Justice certify that, to the best of their knowledge and understanding, the information provided is complete and accurate at the date of finalisation below.