When Parliament resumed at 2pm MPs passed a motion acknowledging and thanking defence forces and others who had served in Afghanistan before last week’s withdrawal.
A Law Commission report on its review of the Evidence Act was presented.
Select committee reports were presented on the:
Criminal Procedure Legislation Bill by the Justice and Electoral Committee
Plumbers, Gasfitters, and Drainlayers Amendment Bill by the Government Administration Committee
Prisoners’ and Victims’ Claims (Continuation and Reform) Amendment Bill by the Justice and Electoral Committee
Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s Monetary Policy Statement, March 2013 by the Finance and Expenditure Committee
Briefing on the Tamarillo industry including the impact of psyllid by the Primary Production Committee
2011/12 financial review of New Zealand Post Limited by the Commerce Committee
2011/12 financial review of Television New Zealand Limited by the Commerce Committee
MPS began Question Time
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