Articles tagged Judicature Modernisation Bill


Labour's re-tooled private member's bill to limit foreign ownership of rural land was drawn from the ballot and Judith Collins' court modernisation bill was read and referred to the select committee.

The Privileges Committee tabled a highly critical report of the Henry Inquiry and four bills were introduced to the house, along with plenty more parliamentary action at the beginning of the last session before the Christmas break.

Nathan Guy announced funding to research 'lifestyle' wines, Hekia Parata and Steven Joyce announced extra funding to improve maths and science teaching, Judith Collins introduced her court system modernisation bill, Nick Smith unveiled another social housing project and Simon Bridges announced after another forestry worker death that MBIE had shut down 14 of the 150 logging operations it had inspected.