Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Bill

About this bill

The intentions of this bill are to support the development and provision of housing on Māori land and to modernise rating legislation affecting Māori land.

Current status

Royal Assent given 12 April 2021.
Enacted as the Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Act 2021 (2021/12)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 226-3
Introduced 27 February 2020
First reading 12 March 2020
Select Committee Māori Affairs Committee
Public submissions due 17 May 2020
Select Committee report back 3 August 2020
Second reading 16 March 2021
Committee of the whole House 17 March 2021
Third reading 6 April 2021
Royal Assent 12 April 2021
Enacted as Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Act 2021 (2021/12)
Divided No

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