Members’ bills ballot, Thursday 13 August 2015

With three members’ bills yesterday completing their first readings, that means another three get drawn from the ballot today. Those in the ballot as of late last night are:



Bill Title Member Name
1 Accident Compensation (Recent Migrants and Returning New Zealanders) Amendment Bill Melissa Lee
2 Affordable Healthcare Bill Barbara Stewart
3 Age of Majority (Attainment at 18 Years) Amendment Bill Brett Hudson
4 Better Public Service Target Results Independent Audit Bill Darroch Ball
5 Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration (Preventing Name Change by Child Sex Offenders) Amendment Bill Dr Jian Yang
6 Buy New Zealand (Procurement) Bill Richard Prosser
7 Charter Schools (Application of Official Information and Ombudsmen Acts) Bill Hon Nanaia Mahuta
8 Child Poverty Reduction and Eradication Bill Jacinda Ardern
9 Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Parent’s and Guardian’s Responsibility) Amendment Bill Barbara Kuriger
10 Climate Change (Divestment from Fossil Fuels) Bill Dr Russel Norman
11 Commerce (Supermarket Adjudicator and Code of Conduct) Amendment Bill Mojo Mathers
12 Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance (Break Fees Disclosure) Amendment Bill Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi
13 Credit Reforms (Responsible Lending) Bill Kris Faafoi
14 Crimes (Corporate Manslaughter) Amendment Bill Hon Damien O’Connor
15 Crimes (Non-fatal Strangulation) Amendment Bill Kelvin Davis
16 Criminal Procedure (Removing Paedophile Name Suppression) Amendment Bill Pita Paraone
17 Crown Minerals (Protection of World Heritage Sites) Amendment Bill Hon Ruth Dyson
18 Customs and Excise (Prohibition of Imports Made by Slave Labour) Amendment Bill Peeni Henare
19 Domestic Violence—Victims’ Protection Bill Jan Logie
20 Education (Charter Schools Abolition) Amendment Bill Chris Hipkins
21 Education (Charter Schools Teacher Quality) Amendment Bill Hon Phil Goff
22 Education (Public Good not Profit from Charter Schools) Amendment Bill Dr David Clark
23 Education (Restoration of Democracy to University Councils) Amendment Bill Hon David Cunliffe
24 Electricity Industry (Energy Efficiency) Amendment Bill Rino Tirikatene
25 Electricity Industry (Small-Scale Renewable Distributed Generation) Amendment Bill Gareth Hughes
26 Electricity Transparency Bill David Shearer
27 Employment Relations (Allowing Higher Earners to Contract Out of Personal Grievance Provisions) Amendment Bill Scott Simpson
28 Employment Relations (Certainty at Work) Amendment Bill Iain Lees-Galloway
29 Employment Relations (Restoring Kiwis’ Right to a Break at Work) Amendment Bill Jenny Salesa
30 Employment Relations (Triangular Employment) Amendment Bill Stuart Nash
31 Energy Efficiency and Conservation (Warm Healthy Rentals Warrant of Fitness) Amendment Bill Metiria Turei
32 Environment Canterbury (Democracy Restoration) Amendment Bill Dr Megan Woods
33 Family Proceedings (Paternity Orders and Parentage Tests) Amendment Bill Jacqui Dean
34 Healthy Homes Guarantee Bill (No 2) Andrew Little
35 Immigration (Refugee Quota) Amendment Bill Denise Roche
36 Independent Prison Inspectorate Bill David Clendon
37 International Non-Aggression and Lawful Use of Force (Implementation of Amendment to Statute of Rome) Bill Dr Kennedy Graham
38 Keep Kiwibank Bill Hon Clayton Cosgrove
39 Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary Establishment Bill Eugenie Sage
40 Kiwi Jobs Bill Sue Moroney
41 Land Transfer (Foreign Ownership of Land Register) Amendment Bill Mahesh Bindra
42 Land Transport (Tourist Driver Rental Vehicle) Amendment Bill Denis O’Rourke
43 Land Transport (Vulnerable Road Users) Amendment Bill Julie Anne Genter
44 Legislation (Climate Impact Disclosure Statement) Amendment Bill James Shaw
45 Life Jackets for Children and Young Persons Bill Alfred Ngaro
46 Local Government (Four Well-beings) Amendment Bill Su’a William Sio
47 Local Government (Freedom of Access) Amendment Bill Paul Foster-Bell
48 Marriage (Court Consent to Marriage of Minors) Amendment Bill Joanne Hayes
49 Nurse Practitioners Bill Hon Annette King
50 Oaths and Declarations (Endorsing the Principles of the Treaty of Waitangi) Amendment Bill Marama Fox
51 Oaths and Declarations (Members of Parliament) Amendment Bill Meka Whaitiri
52 Overseas Investment (Protection of New Zealand Homebuyers) Amendment Bill Phil Twyford
53 Private International Law (Choice of Law in Tort) Bill David Bennett
54 Prostitution Reform (Regulate Street Prostitution) Amendment Bill Tracey Martin
55 Public Finance (Sustainable Development Indicators) Amendment Bill Steffan Browning
56 Public Works (Prohibition of Compulsory Acquisition of Māori Land) Amendment Bill Catherine Delahunty
57 Radiocommunications (Enhanced Public Broadcasting Provision) Amendment Bill Adrian Rurawhe
58 Receiverships (Agricultural Debt Mediation) Amendment Bill Ron Mark
59 Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Renewal of Licences) Amendment Bill Louisa Wall
60 Sentencing (Domestic Violence) Amendment Bill Poto Williams
61 Sentencing (Livestock Rustling) Amendment Bill Ian McKelvie
62 Shop Trading Hours Act Repeal (Shopping Centre Opening Hours) Amendment Bill Hon Trevor Mallard
63 Social Security (Apprenticeship Assistance for Youth) Amendment Bill Grant Robertson
64 Social Security (Pathway to Work) Amendment Bill Carmel Sepuloni
65 Social Security (Stopping Benefit Payments for Offenders who Repeatedly Fail to Comply with Community Sentences) Amendment Bill Mark Mitchell
66 Summary Offences (Drink or Drugs Affecting Behaviour) Amendment Bill Clayton Mitchell
67 Telecommunications (Interception Capability and Security) Amendment Bill Clare Curran
68 Vulnerable Children (Mandatory Social Worker Registration) Amendment Bill Ria Bond
69 Waitemata Harbour Protection Bill Rt Hon Winston Peters
70 Wildlife (Threatened Species Protection) Amendment Bill Kevin Hague

The bills by party (Ministers excluded) are:

  • National – 13/34
  • Labour – 31/32
  • Greens – 14/14
  • NZ First -11/12
  • Maori – 1/1
  • ACT – 0/1

If the other 21 National MPs got a bill in the ballot (or could get agreement of the hierarchy for their bills) then the chances of a non hostile bill being drawn would increase from 13/70 to 34/91 or from 19% to 37%.

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