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Statement on proposed changes to the Māori Community Development Act 1962

The New Zealand Māori Council is not making a detailed submission on the proposed changes to the Māori Community Development Act 1962 as it is Council’s view that the process for developing the discussion paper and the consultation hui is wrong.

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