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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers

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Oral Questions – 14 December 2021

Originally published: 14 December 2021

Questions to Ministers

Dr DUNCAN WEBB to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy?

CHRISTOPHER LUXON to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all of her Government’s statements and actions?

RAWIRI WAITITI to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements and actions?

BARBARA EDMONDS to the Minister of Housing: What action is the Government taking to get more houses built in Porirua?

Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Minister of Finance: Does he agree with economist Cameron Bagrie that “the economy is too hot”, and, if he does, will he therefore adjust down his Government’s spending in tomorrow’s HYEFU to alleviate upward pressure on inflation and interest rates?

Dr TRACEY McLELLAN to the Minister for COVID-19 Response: What recent progress has been made on New Zealand’s COVID-19 vaccine programme?

CHRIS BISHOP to the Minister for COVID-19 Response: How many fully vaccinated people, if any, who have travelled from Australia have tested positive for COVID-19 since 23 August 2021, and is the Government still committed to allowing fully vaccinated New Zealand citizens and other eligible travellers to enter from Australia from 11.59pm on 16 January 2022?

TĀMATI COFFEY to the Minister of Tourism: What announcements has he made recently about freedom camping?

DAVID SEYMOUR to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by her answer “the Police” to my question last week, “Who will propose the times, locations, and protocols for checkpoints on public roads when iwi representatives are acting as enforcement officers under the COVID-19 public health Act amendments made last month”; if so, will these checkpoints be initiated by iwi, Police, or the Director-General of Health?

NICOLA WILLIS to the Minister of Police: Does she stand by her statement in June in relation to Police reports of violence in or around emergency housing that “this information is not aggregated by Police”; if so, at the time she made this statement, had the Police generated any Intelligence Notification reports about offences and violence in MSD emergency accommodation?

INGRID LEARY to the Minister of Transport: What progress has been made on transport projects in regional New Zealand?

Hon EUGENIE SAGE to the Minister for Oceans and Fisheries: What advice, if any, has he received on measures to reduce the impacts of bottom trawling in New Zealand waters, which he said he would consider this year?

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.