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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers

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

RICARDO MENÉNDEZ MARCH to the Minister for Social Development and Employment: Does her Government’s commitment to “overhauling the welfare system” include ensuring low-income communities are supported to deal with the effects and costs of climate change; if not, why not?

ANDREW BAYLY to the Minister of Finance: Has he reassessed any of his spending plans, since Statistics NZ reported inflation is 3.3 percent, and most banks are now predicting swift increases in interest rates over the next year?

ANAHILA KANONGATA’A-SUISUIKI to the Minister of Housing: What recent announcements has she made about support for Community Housing Providers?

CHRIS BISHOP to the Minister for COVID-19 Response: Will the Government administer 8,016,768 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine by the week of 21 November 2021 as set out in the Ministry of Health’s “Original cumulative vaccinations model”, and does he have confidence in the vaccine roll-out?

ARENA WILLIAMS to the Minister for Social Development and Employment: How is the Government delivering more pathways into mahi for job seekers?

BARBARA KURIGER to the Minister of Energy and Resources: Will she apologise to Genesis Energy for her statement that Genesis made a “commercial decision” when it came to how much generation to have online on Monday night, and what are the terms of reference, if any, for the review she has instructed the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment to undertake?

IBRAHIM OMER to the Associate Minister of Education: What recent progress has she seen in education on implementing Recommendation 36 of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the terrorist attack on Christchurch masjidain on 15 March 2019?

RAWIRI WAITITI to the Minister of Housing: Does she have confidence in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development?

MARJA LUBECK to the Minister of Transport: What recent announcements has he made on the Pūhoi to Warkworth motorway?

DAMIEN SMITH to the Minister for Racing: Is he satisfied with the operations of the TAB?

TIM VAN DE MOLEN to the Minister for Building and Construction: Does she stand by all of her statements and actions?

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.