Members’ bills ballot 15 October 2015

A Members’ bill ballot will be held at noon today. Four bills will be drawn.

The bills entered in the ballot are listed below.

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

The bills by party (Ministers excluded) are:

  • National – 16/34
  • Labour – 31/32
  • Greens – 14/14
  • NZ First -12/12
  • Maori – 1/1
  • ACT – 1/1
  • Total – 75/94

If the other 18 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 16/75 to 34/91 or from 21% to 37%.

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