No. 260, Sess. II., 1884.—Petition of Raniera Turoa and 596 Others.
Petitioners state that they are dissatisfied with the present Bill before Parliament as regards the dealing with their lands, and ask that a law may be made giving power to Maori Committees, and cancelling the power of any one man dealing with the land.
I am directed to report as follows; That this petition should be referred to the Government for their consideration.