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“HERITAGE NEW ZEALAND POUHERE TAONGA BILL: As Reported From The Local Government And Environment Select Committee” – A Commentary Prepared For Historic Places Aoteoroa By John Daniels

As reported from the Local Government and Environment Select Committee

A Commentary Prepared for Historic Places Aoteoroa
By John Daniels

“Changes To The Historic Places Act” : Denis Pilkington, Chair Historic Places Hawke’s Bay

The Heritage New Zealand Bill, at present in the process of being adopted, replaces the present Historic Places Act 1993. The Bill changes the name of the Historic Places Trust to Heritage New Zealand and reinforces the status of Heritage New Zealand as a Crown Entity. The composition of the Board is altered to reflect this status, with no members to be elected by the membership, and changes are made to some of the present powers of the Trust. (more…)