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Submissions Closing Date Extended For The Education And Training Amendment Bill

Wednesday, 3 July 2024, 4:51 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee has extended the closing date for public submissions on the Education and Training Amendment Bill. The closing date for submissions is now Thursday, 25 July 2024. More >>

Submissions Now Open On The Education And Training Amendment Bill

Thursday, 27 June 2024, 8:13 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee is inviting public submissions on the Education and Training Amendment Bill. The bill would amend the Education and Training Act 2020 by: • repealing the early childhood education (ECE) network More >>

Have Your Say On The Crimes (Theft By Employer) Amendment Bill

Thursday, 31 August 2023, 10:51 am | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee is calling for submissions on the Crimes (Theft by Employer) Amendment Bill. This bill would amend the Crimes Act 1961 to specify that not paying an employee their wages is theft. Make a submission ... More >>

Have Your Say On Limiting The Use Of Restraints Of Trade In Employment Agreements

Wednesday, 2 August 2023, 3:08 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for submissions on the Employment Relations (Restraint of Trade) Amendment Bill. A restraint of trade in an employment agreement stops an employee from working in their field or for a competitor after ... More >>

Have Your Say On UNESCO Global Convention On Qualifications

Wednesday, 26 July 2023, 3:00 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is examining the UNESCO Global Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education. The committee is calling for submissions on the Convention to aid its examination. The Convention ... More >>

Have You Say On Changes To The Education And Training Act

Thursday, 30 March 2023, 12:07 am | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for submissions on the Education and Training Amendment Bill (No 3). The bill would make a number of amendments to the Education and Training Act 2020, including: · establishing a new governance ... More >>

Have Your Say On Changes To Education Sector Regulations

Thursday, 30 March 2023, 12:01 am | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for submissions on the Regulatory Systems (Education) Amendment Bill. The bill would make a number of changes to the Ngarimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship Fund Act 1945, and the ... More >>

Have Your Say On Changes To The Accident Compensation Act

Monday, 28 November 2022, 11:24 am | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Accident Compensation (Access Reporting and Other Matters) Amendment Bill. The bill would require ACC to report annually on how Māori and other population ... More >>

Have Your Say On Changes To The Health And Safety At Work Act

Monday, 28 November 2022, 11:22 am | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Health and Safety at Work (Health and Safety Representatives and Committees) Amendment Bill. Currently, a business does not have to initiate elections for health ... More >>

Have Your Say On The Worker Protection (Migrant And Other Employees) Bill

Wednesday, 19 October 2022, 2:26 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for submissions on the Worker Protection (Migrant and Other Employees) Bill. The bill is intended to deter employers from exploiting workers by improving immigration and employment law. The bill would implement ... More >>

Have Your Say On The Employment Relations (Extended Time For Personal Grievance For Sexual Harassment) Amendment Bill

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 2:30 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for submissions on the Employment Relations (Extended Time for Personal Grievance for Sexual Harassment) Amendment Bill. This bill would extend the period of time available to raise a personal grievance ... More >>

Have Your Say On Fair Pay Agreements

Wednesday, 6 April 2022, 3:41 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Fair Pay Agreements Bill and parliamentary paper G.46C. The Fair Pay Agreements Bill would provide a framework for collective bargaining for fair pay agreements across entire ... More >>

Have Your Say On The Accident Compensation (Maternal Birth Injury And Other Matters) Amendment Bill

Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 3:57 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Accident Compensation (Maternal Birth Injury and Other Matters) Amendment Bill. This bill would extend ACC cover to a specified list of maternal birth injuries. These injuries ... More >>

Have Your Say On Proposed Changes To The Education And Training Act

Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 3:56 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Education and Training Amendment Bill (No 2) and Supplementary Order Paper No 118. The committee will be considering the bill and the supplementary order paper together. The supplementary ... More >>

Have Your Say On An Inquiry Into Migrant Exploitation

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 3:52 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee has opened an inquiry into migrant exploitation, and is calling for submissions from the public. The terms of reference listed below will guide what the committee investigates. Amongst other things, this will likely ... More >>

Hearing about COVID-19 to be broadcast

Wednesday, 25 August 2021, 11:14 am | The Education and Workforce Committee

Minister of Workplace Relations and Safety to speak with Education and Workforce Committee about COVID-19 The Education and Workforce Committee will conduct a hearing with Hon Michael Wood, the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, about the ... More >>

Proposed Changes To The Education And Training Act

Thursday, 12 August 2021, 6:07 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Education and Training (Teaching Council Fees and Costs) Amendment Bill. The bill would broaden the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand’s (the Council) ... More >>

Have Your Say On The Inquiry Into School Attendance

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 5:31 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

Parliament’s Education and Workforce Committee has opened an inquiry into school attendance, and is calling for submissions from the public. Amongst other things, the inquiry will likely look into the long-term trends in attendance, what attendance ... More >>

Have Your Say On Proposed Parent-teacher Interview Leave

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 12:28 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee is calling for public submissions on the Holidays (Parent-Teacher Interview Leave) Amendment Bill. This bill would amend the Holidays Act 2003 to allow workers with children to take four hours leave each year to attend ... More >>

Have Your Say On The Education And Training (Grants—Budget Measures) Amendment Bill

Friday, 21 May 2021, 4:54 pm | The Education and Workforce Committee

This bill would amend the part of the Education and Training Act 2020 that is about funding early childhood services and certified playgroups. The Act sets out that early childhood services and certified playgroups receive annual grants from the ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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