The Native Lands Settlement and Administration Bill, 1898 (letters received by the Premier from native chiefs and others relative to) : laid on the table of the House of Representatives by leave of the House.
14th June, 1898
The Hon. Mr. Seddon, Minister of Native Affairs.14th June, 1898.
Salutations.—We whose names are hereto signed and whose marks are hereto attached support the Bill and the amendments thereto made public on the 20th day of June, 1898, at the great meeting of the Maori chiefs of New Zealand, and we pray that you will consider the amendments and the interlineations made in your Bill. Sufficient. God save the Queen.
Tapeta Kerekere and 93 Others,Poverty Bay District.