When Parliament resumed at 2pm Kelvin Davis was sworn in as a Member of Parliament following the resignation of Labour MP Shane Jones.
Davis previously served as a Labour MP from 2005 to 2008.
The Auditor-General’s report “Reflections from our audits: Our future needs – is the public sector ready?” was presented as were the reports of the inter-parliamentary programme
Select committee reports were presented on the:
Harmful Digital Communications Bill by the Justice and Electoral Committee
2012/13 financial review of Radio New Zealand Limited by the Commerce Committee
2012/13 financial review of Te Reo Whakapuaki Irirangi (Māori Broadcasting Funding Agency) by the Māori Affairs Committee
The Subordinate Legislation (Confirmation and Validation) Bill (No 3) was introduced.
MPs began Question Time.
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