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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Hansard


SPEAKER: Petitions have been delivered to the Clerk for presentation.


  • Petition of Nikki Turner on behalf of United Community Action Network requesting that the House urge the Government to amend the Health Entitlements Cards Regulations 1993 to remove all prescription costs for Community Service Card holders
  • petition of Sandra Bianciardi requesting that the House urgently stop the National Library from sending overseas published books from its collection to the Philippines, and require it to publicly consult about the best way of preserving, managing, and offering these books to the public.

SPEAKER: Those petitions are referred to the Petitions Committee.

Ministers have delivered papers.


  • Accident Compensation Corporation
    • Annual Report 2022
    • Service Agreement 2022/23
  • External Reporting Board
    • Annual Report 2021/22
  • Heritage New Zealand
    • Annual Report 2021/22
    • Statement of Performance Expectations 2022/23
  • Radio New Zealand
    • Annual Report 2021/22
    • Statement of Performance Expectations 2022/23
  • Te Hiringa Mahara – Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission
    • Annual Report 2021/22.

SPEAKER: Those papers are published under the authority of the House.

Select committee reports have been delivered for presentation.


  • Report of the Governance and Administration Committee on the Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Exemption for Race Meetings) Amendment Bill
  • reports of the Petitions Committee on the:
    • petition of Aaron Hendry
    • petition of Chris Williams
    • petition of Greg Rzesniowiecki
    • petition of Sona Kaur
  • report of the Transport and Infrastructure Committee on the petition of Rosemary Penwarden.

SPEAKER: The bill is set down for second reading.

The Clerk has been informed of the introduction of bills.


  • Grocery Industry Competition Bill
  • Social Security (Accommodation Supplement) Amendment Bill
  • Health and Safety at Work (Health and Safety Representatives and Committees) Amendment Bill
  • Land Transport (Clean Vehicles) Amendment Bill (No 2)
  • COVID-19 Public Health Response (Extension of Act and Reduction of Powers) Amendment Bill
  • Residential Tenancies (Healthy Homes Standards) Amendment Bill
  • Hawke’s Bay Agricultural and Pastoral Society Empowering Bill
  • New Plymouth District Council (Perpetual Investment Fund) Bill.

SPEAKER: Those bills are set down for first reading.