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21 April 2011
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From 18 to 21 April 2011

Committee meetings

There were no committee meetings this week.

Reports presented

Government Administration Committee

  • Identity Information Confirmation Bill (187-2)

Local Government and Environment Committee

  • Weathertight Homes Resolution Services (Financial Assistance Package) Amendment Bill (258-2)

Committee notes

Commerce

The committee did not meet this week.

Education and Science

The committee did not meet this week.

Finance and Expenditure

The committee did not meet this week.

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade

The committee did not meet this week.

Government Administration

The committee has completed its consideration of the Identity Information Confirmation Bill. Its report to the House is available on the Parliament website.

When the committee next meets on 4 May it will consider the Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) and the 2009/10 financial review of the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa.

Health

The committee did not meet this week.

Justice and Electoral

The committee did not meet this week.

Law and Order

The committee did not meet this week.

Local Government and Environment

The committee did not meet this week.

Māori Affairs

The committee did not meet this week.

Primary Production

The committee did not meet this week.

The committee will next meet on 27 April to consider and hear evidence on the National Animal Identification and Tracing Bill, and to consider the Crown Pastoral Land (Rent for Pastoral Leases) Amendment Bill, and the Aquaculture Legislation Amendment Bill (No 3).

At its following meeting on 5 May the committee will hear evidence on the Crown Pastoral Land (Rent for Pastoral Leases) Amendment Bill and consider the Biosecurity Law Reform Bill, and the Aquaculture Legislation Amendment Bill (No 3).

Regulations Review

The committee did not meet this week.

Social Services

The committee did not meet this week.

Submissions on the Housing Corporation Amendment Bill and the Social Security Amendment Bill (No 3) close next Thursday, 28 April 2011. Hearings of evidence may be scheduled at short notice. Submitters should contact the committee secretariat as soon as possible if they wish to request to be heard. Submissions can be lodged through the Parliament website.

Transport and Industrial Relations

The committee did not meet this week.

Closing dates for submissions

Committees are receiving submissions on the following items with the closing date shown:

Education and Science Committee

  • Education Amendment Bill (No 4) (13 May 2011)

Government Administration Committee

  • Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (13 May 2011)

Law and Order Committee

  • Sentencing (Aggravating Factors) Amendment Bill (26 May 2011)
  • Juries (Jury Service and Protection of Particulars of Jury List Information) Amendment Bill (26 May 2011)

Social Services Committee

  • Housing Corporation Amendment Bill (28 April 2011)
  • Social Security Amendment Bill (No 3) (28 April 2011)

Compiled in the Select Committee Office, Office of the Clerk, 21 April 2011