Ture Whakahaere Rahui Maori
Compensation and Arbitration
Compensation and Arbitration.
|14/ 78.||Claims for compensation against the Public Trustee in respect of any matters arising under this Act, or for value of improvements or other matters, shall, unless otherwise specially provided, be settled in the manner provided in Part III. of "The Public Works Act, 1882," for which purpose the said Part III., and all other the provisions of that Act which are applicable thereto, shall be deemed to be incorporated with this Act.
In such claims the Public Trustee shall be the respondent.
|15/ 79.||Where it is provided that any matter arising under this Act shall be referred to arbitration, then such reference, unless herein otherwise provided, shall be to one or more arbitrators appointed by the parties on each side respectively, and an umpire to be appointed by such arbitrators.
|16/ 80.||Before any appraiser, arbitrator, or umpire enters into the consideration of any matters referred to him under this Act he shall make the following declaration:—
I, A. B., do declare that I have no interest, either directly or indirectly, in the matter of [Here state], and that I will faithfully and honestly, and to the best of my skill and ability, make the appraisement and valuation required under the provisions of "The Native Reserves Administration Act, 1893."
And I make this declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true, and by virtue of an Act of the General Assembly of New Zealand intituled "The Justices of the Peace Act, 1882."