Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers
Order Paper & Questions
List of oral questions
Oral Questions – 10 June 2021
Originally published: 10 June 2021
Questions to Ministers
ANDREW BAYLY to the Minister of Finance: Is he confident the Government is getting good value for money out of all the taxpayer money that it is spending?
GLEN BENNETT to the Minister of Research, Science and Innovation: How is the Government continuing to support Just Transition in Taranaki and Southland through Budget 2021?
Hon JULIE ANNE GENTER to the Minister of Finance: Will an objective in future Budgets he delivers be making a just transition to a low-emissions economy, in order to ensure low-income households are not left behind in the Government’s response to the Climate Commission’s advice?
ANGELA ROBERTS to the Minister of Education: How does Budget 2021 advance the Government’s reform of the Tomorrow’s Schools system?
CHRIS BISHOP to the Minister for COVID-19 Response: What percentage of people in each of the Government’s seven COVID-19 subgroups have not received at least one COVID-19 vaccination, and is he confident that the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out is on track to meet the Government target of every adult being offered a vaccine by the end of the year?
BROOKE VAN VELDEN to the Associate Minister of Housing (Public Housing): Does she agree with the Minister of Housing’s statement, “I think there are a number of really good landlords and I think we all meet them when we’re out and about—but certainly, with some landlords as there is in any sector of society—yes, there is more need for compassion.”?
NAISI CHEN to the Minister for Trade and Export Growth: How has New Zealand contributed to APEC’s commitment to speeding up the cross-border flow of vaccines and related goods to fight the COVID-19 pandemic?
NICOLA WILLIS to the Minister of Housing: Does she stand by her statement that the Government has “increased the public housing stock by 7,671 since we came into Government in 2017”; if so, why does the most recent Kāinga Ora managed stock quarterly report show that total managed stock is only 4,649 more than reported by Housing New Zealand in its September 2017 managed stock quarterly report?
TĀMATI COFFEY to the Minister for Small Business: What is the Government doing to support digital training and advice for small businesses?
CHRIS PENK to the Minister of Defence: What, if anything, is he doing to resolve waiting times of up to 140 working days veterans face in seeking medical records and medal entitlement information?
MARK CAMERON to the Minister for Rural Communities: What advice has he requested or received on the impact Significant Natural Areas will have on rural communities?
TANGI UTIKERE to the Minister of Immigration: What announcement has he made about work visas?
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