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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers

CHRISTOPHER LUXON to the Prime Minister: Does she have confidence in all of her Ministers?

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

NICOLA WILLIS to the Minister of Finance: Is he confident that taxpayer money is being spent appropriately and delivering value for New Zealanders during a cost of living crisis?

WILLOW-JEAN PRIME to the Minister of Police: What recent announcements has the Government made about helping Police respond to fleeing drivers?

JAN LOGIE to the Minister for Children: Does he agree with Royal Commissioner Paul Gibson that “The experiences of disabled survivors, shared with the Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry, describe a terrible history. But it would be a mistake to believe this remains in our past”; if so, what interventions are in place, if any, to ensure a disability rights focus within Oranga Tamariki?

Hon PAUL GOLDSMITH to the Minister of Justice: Is she confident the justice system is prioritising community safety and providing justice to the victims of crime?

Dr EMILY HENDERSON to the Minister for Social Development and Employment: What announcements has she made on extending hardship support for dental grants?

SIMEON BROWN to the Minister of Transport: On what date did he first write to Labour MPs encouraging them to put forward bids for funding under the $350 million Transport Choices package, and on what date did NZTA open expressions of interest for councils to bid for the funding?

SARAH PALLETT to the Minister for Women: What recent announcements have been made on the Government’s progress on pay equity?

NICOLE McKEE to the Minister of Police: Is he confident that all information stolen during the firearms licensing data breach at the former Auckland Central Police Station on Vincent Street has since been recovered?

SIMON WATTS to the Minister of Local Government: Does she stand by her statement on entrenching a provision of the Water Services Entities Bill, “We know that while this particular SOP may not pass the constitutional threshold, there is a moral obligation of people who believe that privatisation should not occur to support that particular SOP”, and does she stand by all her statements on entrenchment provisions?

ANNA LORCK to the Minister for the Digital Economy and Communications: What reports has he seen about improved rural broadband?

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.