Articles tagged elderly

Members' bills on SuperGold cards and MMP reform were drawn from the ballot, the Fuel Levy amendment bill was introduced, the MPs' Remuneration bill was passed into law and the Pike River Health and Safety Bills passed into law.

Christchurch building consents hit a record high, Jo Goodhew announced new funding to help elderly people stay at home for longer, Financial Services Complaints reported a surge in complaints about insurers, the Commerce Commission ruled Transpower had over-charged customers and Steven Joyce announced NZ$260 million of funds to rebuild Canterbury University.