26 Apr 2012

MPs scrutinise East Coast Treaty settlements

7:21 pm on 26 April 2012

Plans to legislate Treaty settlements for two East Coast tribes have been examined by the Maori Affairs Select Committee on Thursday.

MPs have travelled to Gisborne to hear submissions on claims bills for Ngai Tamanuhiri and Rongowhakaata.

The komiti (committee) has spent the week on the road, and has also heard feedback on bills for Ngati Manuhiri and Ngati Whatua o Orakei.