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Minutes of Taurahere hui, 21 June, Orongomai Marae

It was agreed at the hui that a letter should be sent from Sir Tamati Reedy, chair of Te Taurahere o Ngati Porou ki Poneke to Herewini Parata and members of the TRONPnui Board. The letter is in response to concerns raised by the Orongomai hui and the Taurahere's Political Working Group about the barriers to registration and voting being imposed by the Runanganui. The taurahere is committed to helping whanau register on the iwi database but the Runanganui has introduced sudden, unexplained new rules and processes making registration unnecessarily onerous thereby preventing people from participating in the elections.

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