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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers

Hon JUDITH COLLINS to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by her statement that “when we’re talking about infrastructure, it’s not just about the projects we in the Government are responsible for, we also have the opportunity to partner with communities, with iwi and local government. That’s what the $2.6 billion worth of shovel-ready projects we announced earlier this week were all about”?

Hon PAUL GOLDSMITH to the Minister of Finance: Is he confident that the Government’s COVID-19-related spending is fully justified and providing industry sectors with the certainty they require?

TAMATI COFFEY to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy in the context of the global COVID-19 pandemic?

Dr SHANE RETI to the Minister of Health: What percentage of New Zealanders are using the Government’s NZ COVID Tracer app on a daily basis, and what are its measures of effectiveness?

ANDREW BAYLY to the Minister for Small Business: Is he concerned with the ANZ report issued yesterday that “a net 48 percent of small businesses feel pessimistic about general business conditions in the year ahead”; if not, why not?

PRIYANCA RADHAKRISHNAN to the Minister for Social Development: What recent announcements has she made about supporting employment initiatives in partnership with local government?

Hon JACQUI DEAN to the Minister of Conservation: Does she stand by all her statements and actions in regards to tahr management in New Zealand?

MARAMA DAVIDSON to the Associate Minister of Health: What recent announcements has she made about primary maternity services?

SIMEON BROWN to the Minister of Corrections: Does he stand by his statement regarding community sentences, “we expect offenders to complete their hours”?

KIRITAPU ALLAN to the Minister for Biosecurity: What progress has been made in the eradication of Mycoplasma bovis from New Zealand?

DAVID SEYMOUR to the Prime Minister: Does she have confidence in all her Ministers?

BRETT HUDSON to the Minister of Police: How many incidents were there between 1 January and the end of March in 2020 involving firearms and gang members or associates?

Answers to these questions are delivered from 2pm (New Zealand time) on the day of tabling. The answers can be accessed in text form, once Hansard is finalised, by clicking here.