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Destitute Persons and Industrial Schools Orders - Index (R18828946) 1916 - 1916

Item ID Agency Series Accession Record group Box / Item Sep Record no. Part Alternative no. Record type
R18828946 AAOW W3244 272 / Text



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W3244
Napier High Court and District Court registers, indexes and files more detail…
c.1860 - c.1981

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AAOW
Napier High Court more detail…

One of 19 High Courts throughout New Zealand. Originally called Supreme Courts, these were renamed in 1980, but their function did not alter. The role of High Courts in New Zealand was to try the more serious criminal and civil cases, to administer the probating of wills, to hear divorce cases and bankruptcy cases as well as a number of other duties.


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Napier District Court more detail…

The Napier District Court was one of 66 District Courts throughout New Zealand and was a part of the Ministry of Justice. Its role was to administer criminal cases, except for those of a serious nature, which were administered by High Courts, and civil cases up to $200,000.  More serious cases were heard in High Courts. District Courts also administered Disputes Tribunals, the Tenancy Tribunal, Family Courts and Youth Courts.


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Version Number: 17
Date Approved: 12/02/2019