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Health And Safety Bill Passes Third Reading

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 6:03 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The third reading of the Health and Safety Reform Bill was divided into five bills. Two of the bills passed by 63 to 58 with the support of National, Maori Party, ACT and United Future. Three of the divided bills - concerning hazardous substances, ... More >>

Offshore Tax Bill To Get Priority

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 2:10 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

A bill on the taxation of offshore people buying residential houses in New Zealand will be given priority when Parliament next sits. More >>

Health And Safety Bill To Get Third Reading

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 10:43 am | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The Government will move to complete the passage of occupational health and safety law when the House sits today. More >>

House Rises After Transplant Bill Progresses

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 10:05 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The first reading of the Financial Assistance for Live Organ Donors Bill was completed on a voice vote and referred to the Health Committee. More >>

Rugby World Cup Alcohol Bill Passes

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 9:25 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

A bill concerning alcohol licensing rules for the Rugby World Cup has completed its third reading More >>

World Cup Alcohol Bill Completes Second Reading

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 5:55 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

A bill loosening alcohol licensing rules for the Rugby World Cup has completed its second reading and is set to pass into law this evening. More >>

World Cup Alcohol Bill Report Presented

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 2:06 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Extended licensing hours during Rugby World Cup) Bill was reported back from the Justice and Electoral Committee when Parliament resumed this afternoon. More >>

World Cup Alcohol Bill To Dominate Members Day

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 10:33 am | ParliamentToday.co.nz

Today is Members’ day with proceedings in Parliament likely to be dominated by a bill concerning the Rugby World Cup and the opening of licensed premises. More >>

Health And Safety Bill Completes Committee Stage

Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 10:01 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

After a marathon debate new health and safety laws have completed their committee stage and are set to pass into law on Thursday. More >>

Papers, Reports And A Bill

Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 2:08 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The annual report of the Ngārimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship Fund Board was presented when Parliament resumed at 2pm. More >>

Health And Safety Debate To Resume

Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 10:38 am | ParliamentToday.co.nz

MPs will return to the marathon debate on workplace health and safety legislation this afternoon. More >>

Boshier To Be Chief Ombudsman

Sunday, 23 August 2015, 11:14 am | ParliamentToday.co.nz

Former Principal Family Court Judge Peter Boshier is set to become the new Chief Ombudsman when Dame Beverley Wakem retires later this year. More >>

Emotions Rise In Health And Safety Debate

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 5:58 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The emotional aspect of health and safety legislation caused tension in the House today as MPs debated a casket being displayed. More >>

Business Statement

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 2:08 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

Deputy Leader of the House Simon Bridges said when the House sits next week the Government would make progress on the Health and Safety Reform Bill and other bills on the Order Paper. Wednesday would be a Members’ Days More >>

Health And Safety Debate To Continue

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 10:43 am | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The Government intends to push on with the committee stage of health and safety reform legislation this afternoon. More >>

House Rises Debating Health And Safety Bill

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 10:01 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The House rose just before 10pm interrupting the committee stage of the Health and Safety Reform Bill . More >>

Committee Stage Of Health And Safety Bill

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 6:29 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The committee stage consideration of the Health and Safety Reform Bill has begun and it is set to be a long one. More >>

Health And Safety Bill Debate Begins

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 4:10 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

The first reading of the Health Practitioners (Replacement of Statutory References to Medical Practitioners) Bill has been completed. More >>

Death Of George Gair Marked

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 2:06 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

When Parliament sat at 2pm there was a period of silence to mark the death of former National MP and Minister George Gair. More >>

Health And Safety Bill To Dominate

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 1:31 pm | ParliamentToday.co.nz

Following Question Time and the General Debate, MPs will complete the first reading of the Health Practitioners (Replacement of Statutory References to Medical Practitioners) Bill . This was interrupted last night with the last speech being made. All parties ... More >>

 

 

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