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Have your say on the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill

Wednesday, 12 July 2017, 3:21 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

Submissions are now open on the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill (No 2). The bill makes a series of amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act 1986 related to methamphetamine contamination, liability for damage to rental premises caused by ... More >>

Rates Rebate (Retirement Village Residents) Bill

Thursday, 17 November 2016, 5:19 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

17 November 2016 Have your say on the Rates Rebate (Retirement Village Residents) Amendment Bill More >>

Improving building and housing regulations

Friday, 21 October 2016, 12:46 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

Public submissions are now open on the Regulatory Systems (Building and Housing) Amendment Bill. This proposed law seeks to avoid regulatory failure by updating existing legislation to improve effectiveness and efficiency in the areas of building and ... More >>

Boosting cooperation between councils

Thursday, 16 June 2016, 3:17 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

Should your local authorities work together more? Does your community need more options when it comes to reorganising the council, and should councils make greater use of joint council-controlled organisations for services? More >>

Update on the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 10:46 am | Local Government And Environment Committee

The Local Government and Environment Committee has received a time extension for its consideration of the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill. The new due date for the committee’s report is 6 September 2016. More >>

New powers to protect endangered NZ wildlife

Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 10:53 am | Local Government And Environment Committee

A new Bill that would give certain Department of Conservation (DOC) rangers greater powers to protect some of New Zealand’s most endangered wildlife is being considered by a Parliamentary select committee. More >>

Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary Bill

Monday, 21 March 2016, 4:48 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

A new ocean sanctuary in the Kermadec region of the South Pacific Ocean is being considered by Parliament’s Local Government and Environment Committee. Public submissions are now open and everyone is invited to share their thoughts on the proposed sanctuary. More >>

Resource Legislation Amendment Bill

Friday, 18 December 2015, 3:10 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

A new wave of amendments to New Zealand’s resource management system is being considered by Parliament’s Local Government and Environment Committee. The public are invited to share their views with the committee on proposed changes to six Acts: Resource ... More >>

From Horseracing to Housing

Monday, 16 November 2015, 4:30 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

To increase the supply of affordable housing in Canterbury, Parliament is working with the Christchurch City Council and the Riccarton Racecourse to free up more land for housing. The Local Government and Environment Committee is encouraging Cantabrians ... More >>

Canterbury Property Boundaries and Related Matters Bill

Monday, 16 November 2015, 4:28 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

Changes to legislation regarding legal property boundaries affected by the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes are being considered by the Local Government and Environment Committee. The public are invited to have their say on the changes. More >>

A 5-year Plan for Christchurch

Wednesday, 28 October 2015, 3:11 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

A 5-year plan is being considered by Parliament to shift Christchurch from earthquake recovery to urban regeneration. Cantabrians are invited to share their views with the Local Government and Environment Committee. More >>

What’s next for Environment Canterbury?

Tuesday, 20 October 2015, 3:01 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

The shape of Canterbury’s regional government for the next 3 years is being considered in Parliament, and Cantabrians are being asked to share their views with the Local Government and EnvironmentCommittee. More >>

Have your say about the capital’s playground

Wednesday, 23 September 2015, 8:52 am | Local Government And Environment Committee

New laws that change the governance of Wellington’s natural public space are up for discussion and Wellingtonians are being invited to have their say to Parliament’s Local Government and Environment Committee. More >>

Recommendations On Asbestos Petition

Thursday, 9 August 2001, 12:38 am | Local Government And Environment Committee

The Local Government and Environment Select Committee has presented a report on a response received from the Manukau City Council to the committee’s previous report on Petition 1996/1628 of Rosemary Godwin and others. The petition relates to asbestos ... More >>

Resource Management Amendment Bill

Tuesday, 8 May 2001, 3:09 pm | Local Government And Environment Committee

The Local Government and Environment Committee has presented its report on the Resource Management Amendment Bill. The committee recommends, by majority, that the bill be passed with amendments. More >>

 

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