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‘Zero Carbon Bill’ opens for submissions: Have your say on New Zealand’s climate change policies

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on ‘Zero Carbon Bill’ opens for submissions: Have your say on New Zealand’s climate change policies

Source: New Zealand Parliament 23 May 2019 Public submissions are now open on the Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill, which is being considered by the Environment Committee. The purpose of the Zero Carbon Bill is to establish a framework which New Zealand can use to develop clear, stable climate change policies in line […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 23 May 2019000095

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 23 May 2019000095

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon AMY ADAMS to the Minister of Finance: Is the Government still committed to “reducing net debt to 20% of GDP” as outlined in the Speech from the Throne? Hon JUDITH COLLINS to the Minister of Housing and Urban Development: Is he confident none of the […]

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Statement from Speaker of the House

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Statement from Speaker of the House

Source: New Zealand Parliament A member of the Parliamentary Service staff has today been stood down, following an historic allegation of assault.  Rt Hon Trevor Mallard said today: “I do not want to cut across any employment or possible police investigations, but I am satisfied that the Parliamentary Service has removed a threat to the […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 22 May 2019000094

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 22 May 2019000094

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Dr DEBORAH RUSSELL to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy? Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and actions? JAN TINETTI to the Minister of Education: What recent […]

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Report on Harmful Behaviour in Parliamentary Workplace Released

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Report on Harmful Behaviour in Parliamentary Workplace Released

Source: New Zealand Parliament Rt Hon Trevor Mallard today released a report containing the findings and recommendations of the independent external review into harmful behaviour within the parliamentary workplace. The Review, carried out by independent external reviewer, Debbie Francis, took five months and makes 85 recommendations. A full copy of the report is now available […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 21 May 2019000093

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 21 May 2019000093

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and actions? WILLOW-JEAN PRIME to the Minister of Corrections: What recent announcements has he made about reducing Māori reoffending rates? Hon AMY ADAMS to the Minister of Finance: Does he […]

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Have your say on the Ombudsmen (Protection of Name) Amendment Bill

By   /  May 10, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Have your say on the Ombudsmen (Protection of Name) Amendment Bill

Source: New Zealand Parliament 10 May 2019 The Ombudsman are an independent authority that helps the community in its dealings with government agencies. This Bill will protect the use of the name “Ombudsman” by restricting its use to persons appointed under the Ombudsman Act 1975 or a public sector department or organisation responsible for the […]

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Speaker takes Parliament to Bay of Plenty’s youth

By   /  May 10, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Speaker takes Parliament to Bay of Plenty’s youth

Source: New Zealand Parliament Children at two schools in the Bay of Plenty and students from Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology are getting the chance to meet the Speaker of the House, Rt Hon Trevor Mallard, on Friday 10 May 2019. The visit is part of the Speaker-led Outreach Programme that aims to bring Parliament […]

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Daily progress for Thursday, 9 May 2019

By   /  May 9, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Daily progress for Thursday, 9 May 2019

Source: New Zealand Parliament Order Paper for Thursday, 9 May 2019 2.00 pm Business statement Hon Chris Hipkins, Leader of the House, made a statement about the business of the House for the sitting week commencing on Tuesday, 21 May 2019. Oral questions Question Time is in progress. MIL OSI MIL OSI

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 9 May 2019000092

By   /  May 9, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 9 May 2019000092

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers JAN TINETTI to the Minister of Education: Is he confident that recent incentives for teacher recruitment and training will address projected teacher shortages in coming years; if so, why? Hon PAULA BENNETT to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 8 May 2019000091

By   /  May 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 8 May 2019000091

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and actions? MARAMA DAVIDSON to the Minister for Climate Change: What recent announcements has he made regarding climate change? Hon PAULA BENNETT to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 7 May 2019000090

By   /  May 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 7 May 2019000090

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and actions? JAMI-LEE ROSS to the Minister of Health: Does he agree with the calls made at the teen suicide awareness march at Parliament yesterday for more counsellors in schools […]

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Simultaneous Interpretation in the House to be launched

By   /  May 3, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Simultaneous Interpretation in the House to be launched

Source: New Zealand Parliament Simultaneous interpretation of Te Reo Māori into English will keep debate flowing in the House of Representatives from tomorrow (Tuesday 9 February). The four interpreters from the Office of the Clerk will work in shifts covering the debates in the House from a specially equipped studio adjacent to the debating chamber. […]

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Have your say on the Oranga Tamariki Legislation Bill

By   /  May 2, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Have your say on the Oranga Tamariki Legislation Bill

Source: New Zealand Parliament 5 April 2019 The Social Services and Community Committee is calling for public submissions on the Oranga Tamariki Legislation Bill. The bill would amend 12 interrelated Acts and aims to give full effect to parts of the Children, Young Persons, and their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Act 2017. It seeks to […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 2 May 2019000089

By   /  May 2, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 2 May 2019000089

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon PAULA BENNETT to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and actions? KIRITAPU ALLAN to the Associate Minister of Education (Māori Education): What recent announcements has he made about growing and strengthening an education workforce that can integrate te reo […]

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MPs to participate in Parliamentary Procedure Seminar in Westminster

By   /  May 1, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on MPs to participate in Parliamentary Procedure Seminar in Westminster

Source: New Zealand Parliament Clare Curran MP, Labour, and Dr Cam Calder MP, National, are attending the 60th Westminster Seminar on Parliamentary Practice and Procedure being held in London from 7 to 12 March 2011, Parliament Speaker, Dr The Rt Hon Lockwood Smith, has announced. The Westminster Seminar, held annually, is organised by the Commonwealth […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 1 May 2019000088

By   /  May 1, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 1 May 2019000088

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers WILLOW-JEAN PRIME to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy? Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s actions, policies, and statements? DARROCH BALL to the Minister for Veterans: What announcements has […]

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Wide-ranging agenda for New Zealand MPs on first parliamentary political exchange with Canada

By   /  April 30, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Wide-ranging agenda for New Zealand MPs on first parliamentary political exchange with Canada

Source: New Zealand Parliament MEDIA RELEASE29 April 2019 A delegation of New Zealand members of Parliament heads to Canada this week on a political exchange, with a wide range of topical issues to be discussed. The delegation is led by Jan Logie MP (Green) and includes Ginny Andersen MP (Labour), Denise Lee MP (National), Hamish […]

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Daily progress for Tuesday, 30 April 2019

By   /  April 30, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Daily progress for Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Source: New Zealand Parliament Order Paper for Tuesday, 30 April 2019 2.00 pm Government motion A motion regarding the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka is being debated. Introduction of bills The Ombudsmen (Protection of Name) Amendment Bill was introduced. Oral questions Question Time is in progress. MIL OSI MIL OSI

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 30 April 2019000087

By   /  April 30, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 30 April 2019000087

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, actions, and policies? KIRITAPU ALLAN to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy? Hon AMY ADAMS to the Minister of Finance: Does he […]

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