Countering Terrorist Fighters Legislation

by Desk Editor on Friday, November 28, 2014 — 2:55 PM

Foreign Affairs, Defence & Trade Committee hears submissions on the Countering Terrorist Fighters Legislation Bill.

Key-Slater Link Dominates Week

by Desk Editor on Friday, November 28, 2014 — 2:10 PM

Week dominated by questions about John Key’s links to Cameron Slater, as well as the urgent Countering Terrorist Fighters Legislation Bill.

House Rises Interupting Debate on Education Bill

by Editor on Thursday, November 27, 2014 — 6:28 PM

The House just before 6pm interrupting the committee stage debate of the Education Amendment Bill (No 2). [click to continue…]

Key-Slater Connection Questioned

by Desk Editor (Thursday, November 27, 2014 — 4:59 PM)

John Key’s relationship with WhaleOil blogger Cameron Slater continues to dominate question time. Shortened public submissions period for Countering Terrorist Fighters Legislation is a source of concern in both the chamber and select committee.

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Match-fixing Bill To Get Priority Next Week

by Editor (Thursday, November 27, 2014 — 2:16 PM)

When the House sits next week the Government intends to give priority to the Crimes (Match-fixing) Amendment Bill.

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Questions For Oral Answer November 27

by Editor (Thursday, November 27, 2014 — 11:33 AM)

QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS 1. Hon ANNETTE KING to the Prime Minister: How many times this year, and on what dates has he had communications with Cameron Slater?

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Match-Fixing Bill

by Editor (Thursday, November 27, 2014 — 11:05 AM)

Match-fixing will be debate in Parliament this afternoon.

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House Rises After Progress On Second Readings

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 10:07 PM)

The House rose at 10pm interrupting the second reading debate of the Immigration Amendment Bill (No 2).

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Parole Bills Pass Second Reading

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 8:05 PM)

Three parole related bills completed their second reading stages today.

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PM’s Correction to Answer on Cameron Slater

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 6:03 PM)

Prime Minister John Key has made a personal explanation correcting an answer he gave to Megan Woods in Question Time.

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Questions and Answers – November 26

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 5:30 PM)

QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS Household Savings—Reports 1. TODD MULLER (National—Bay of Plenty) to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received about the latest trends in savings levels by New Zealand households?

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Questions to Govt Range Far & Wide

by Desk Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 4:30 PM)

Government faces questions about “Dirty Politics.” Questions also about a recent prison escapee as well as CERA boss Roger Sutton’s resignation press conference. New Labour leader Andrew Little kicks off the General Debate, followed by Steven Joyce & Annette King.

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Annual Reports Presented

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 2:08 PM)

A number of annual reports were presented when the House sat at 2pm.

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Questions For Oral Answer November 26

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 11:47 AM)

QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS 1. TODD MULLER to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received about the latest trends in savings levels by New Zealand households?

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Focus On Parole Law Today

by Editor (Wednesday, November 26, 2014 — 10:42 AM)

MPs will debate parole laws in Parliament today.

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Education Bill Debate Interrupted

by Editor (Tuesday, November 25, 2014 — 10:03 PM)

The House rose at 10pm interrupting the second reading debate on the Education Amendment Bill (No. 2).

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SIS The Centre Of Attention With Bill And Debate

by Editor (Tuesday, November 25, 2014 — 8:41 PM)

A bill giving new powers to security services has been sent to select committee just hours after an Urgent Debate on the SIS’s past activities.

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