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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers

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Oral Questions – 17 November 2021

Originally published: 17 November 2021

Questions to Ministers

Hon JUDITH COLLINS 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?

HELEN WHITE to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy?

Dr ELIZABETH KEREKERE to the Minister for COVID-19 Response: Does he agree it is essential to prioritise equity in the next stage of responding to COVID-19; if so, how does he plan to achieve an equitable response?

ANDREW BAYLY to the Minister for Infrastructure: Does he stand by his statement from 24 June 2020 that an objective of the shovel-ready projects was for construction activity to be “underway within the next 12 months”; if so, how many shovel-ready projects, if any, have not yet begun construction?

TANGI UTIKERE to the Minister for COVID-19 Response: What recent announcements has he made regarding COVID-19 vaccination passes?

Hon PAUL GOLDSMITH to the Minister of Education: How many schools in Auckland and the Waikato, if any, have decided not to return to onsite learning?

GLEN BENNETT to the Minister for Disability Issues: What announcements has the Government made on transformation of the disability system?

BARBARA KURIGER to the Minister of Energy and Resources: Why is the Government spending $100 million on a feasibility study for Lake Onslow pumped hydro and other energy storage options, and has she seen the report commissioned by Meridian Energy and Contact Energy that identifies a large South Island pumped storage facility as the highest-cost option to achieve a 100 percent renewable 2030 generation goal?

CAMILLA BELICH to the Associate Minister of Education: What progress, if any, has she seen on the allocation of the Government’s Auckland re-engagement package?

DAVID SEYMOUR to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all of her Government’s statements and policies?

GREG O’CONNOR to the Minister of Transport: What announcement has he made about rail upgrades in Wellington?

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.