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Source: New Zealand Parliament

The bill would give effect to the deed of settlement signed on 4 May 2019 between the Crown and Ngāti Hinerangi. The deed will be the final settlement of all the historical Te Tiriti o Waitangi claims of the iwi resulting from acts or omissions by the Crown before 21 September 1992.

Ngāti Hinerangi’s area of interest extends from Matamata to the Western Bay of Plenty and encompasses the Kaimai Range.

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