Members’ bill ballot 11 August 2016

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

The bills entered in the ballot are listed below.

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 Airport Authorities (Publicising Lost Property Sales) Amendment Bill Nuk Korako
4 Arbitration Amendment Bill Tim Macindoe
5 Broadcasting (Games of National Significance) Amendment Bill Clayton Mitchell
6 Burial and Cremation (Removal of Audit Requirement for Cemetery Trusts) Amendment Bill Lindsay Tisch
7 Celebrant Eligibility Expansion Bill Paul Foster-Bell
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 Companies (Annual Report Notice Requirements) Amendment Bill Matt Doocey
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) Bill Kris Faafoi
15 Crimes (Increased Penalty for Providing Explosive to Commit Crime) Amendment Bill Todd Muller
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 Catherine Delahunty
19 Crown Minerals (Protection of World Heritage Sites) Amendment Bill Iain Lees-Galloway
20 Domestic Violence—Victims’ Protection Bill Jan Logie
21 Education (Charter Schools Teacher Quality) Amendment Bill Hon Phil Goff
22 Education (Funding for School Food and Allied Programmes) Amendment Bill Marama Davidson
23 Education (Protecting Teacher Title) Amendment Bill Tracey Martin
24 Education (Public Good not Profit from Charter Schools) Amendment Bill Dr David Clark
25 Education (Teachers’ Code of Ethics) Amendment Bill Hon Ruth Dyson
26 Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa) Amendment Bill Chris Hipkins
27 Electoral (Registration by Special Vote) Amendment Bill Meka Whaitiri
28 Employment Relations (Allowing Higher Earners to Contract Out of Personal Grievance Provisions) Amendment Bill Scott Simpson
29 Employment Relations (Restoring Kiwis’ Right to a Break at Work) Amendment Bill Sue Moroney
30 Employment Relations (Triangular Employment) Amendment Bill Stuart Nash
31 End of Life Choice Bill David Seymour
32 Environment Canterbury (Democracy Restoration) Amendment Bill Dr Megan Woods
33 Family Proceedings (Paternity Orders and Parentage Tests) Amendment Bill Sarah Dowie
34 Films, Videos, and Publications Classification (Interim Restriction Order Classification) Amendment Bill Chris Bishop
35 Friendly Societies and Credit Unions (Regulatory Improvements) Amendment Bill Stuart Smith
36 Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters (Assured Tenancies) Amendment Bill Jenny Salesa
37 Human Rights (Disability Assist Dogs Non-Discrimination) Amendment Bill Mojo Mathers
38 Immigration (Refugee Quota) Amendment Bill Denise Roche
39 Income Tax (Clean Transport FBT Exclusions) Amendment Bill Julie Anne Genter
40 Independent Prison Inspectorate Bill David Clendon
41 International Non-Aggression and Lawful Use of Force (Implementation of Amendment to Statute of Rome) Bill Dr Kennedy Graham
42 International Transparent Treaties Bill Fletcher Tabuteau
43 Justices of the Peace (Medical Reasons for Retirement) Amendment Bill Maureen Pugh
44 Kirpan Authorisation Bill Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi
45 Land Transfer (Foreign Ownership of Land Register) Amendment Bill Mahesh Bindra
46 Land Transport (Tourist Driver Rental Vehicle) Amendment Bill Denis O’Rourke
47 Land Transport (Vehicle User Safety) Amendment Bill Jami-Lee Ross
48 Land Transport (Wheel Clamping Protection) Amendment Bill Phil Twyford
49 Legislation (Climate Impact Disclosure Statement) Amendment Bill Eugenie Sage
50 Life Jackets for Children and Young Persons Bill Alfred Ngaro
51 Litter (Increased Infringement Fee) Amendment Bill Jono Naylor
52 Local Government (Customer Focus) Amendment Bill Jacqui Dean
53 Local Government (Four Well-beings) Amendment Bill Su’a William Sio
54 Local Government (Freedom of Access) Amendment Bill Jonathan Young
55 Marriage (Court Consent to Marriage of Minors) Amendment Bill Joanne Hayes
56 Meat Industry Restructuring Bill Richard Prosser
57 Military Decorations and Distinctive Badges (Modernisation) Amendment Bill Todd Barclay
58 Misuse of Drugs (Medicinal Cannabis Approval) Amendment Bill Hon Damien O’Connor
59 New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Child Health Obesity Target) Amendment Bill Hon Annette King
60 New Zealand Public Health and Disability (New Medicines and Rare Conditions) Amendment Bill Barbara Stewart
61 New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income (Pro Rata Entitlement) Amendment Bill (No 2) Ria Bond
62 Ombudsmen (Cost Recovery) Amendment Bill Hon David Parker
63 Private International Law (Choice of Law in Tort) Bill David Bennett
64 Public Finance (Sustainable Development Indicators) Amendment Bill Steffan Browning
65 Radio New Zealand (Catch-up Funding) Amendment Bill Clare Curran
66 Radiocommunications (Enhanced Public Broadcasting Provision) Amendment Bill Adrian Rurawhe
67 Receiverships (Agricultural Debt Mediation) Amendment Bill Ron Mark
68 Residential Tenancies (Methamphetamine) Amendment Bill Andrew Bayly
69 Residential Tenancies (Safe and Secure Rentals) Amendment Bill Metiria Turei
70 Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Renewal of Licences) Amendment Bill Louisa Wall
71 Sentencing (Domestic Violence) Amendment Bill Poto Williams
72 Sentencing (Livestock Rustling) Amendment Bill Ian McKelvie
73 Shop Trading Hours Act Repeal (Shopping Centre Opening Hours) Amendment Bill Hon Trevor Mallard
74 Social Security (Apprenticeship Assistance for Youth) Amendment Bill Andrew Little
75 Social Security (Medical Practitioner Certificate for Supported Living Payment) Amendment Bill Carmel Sepuloni
76 Te rā o Parihaka Bill Marama Fox
77 Waitemata Harbour Protection Bill Rt Hon Winston Peters
78 Wildlife (Threatened Species Protection) Amendment Bill Kevin Hague
79 Youth Employment Training and Education Bill Darroch Ball

The bills by party (Ministers excluded) are:

National – 26/34
Labour – 26/32
Greens – 13/14
NZ First -12/12
Maori – 1/1
ACT – 1/1
Total – 79/94

Good to see more National MPs will a bill in the ballot. Last year only 13 National MPs had a bill in. Now as many National MPs (Ministers are ineligible) as Labour MPs have a bill in.

I’ll update the post after midday with which three bills were drawn.

UPDATE: The bills drawn were:

  1. Residential Tenancies (Safe and Secure Rentals) Amendment Bill Metiria Turei
  2. Airport Authorities (Publicising Lost Property Sales) Amendment Bill Nuk Korako
  3. Land Transfer (Foreign Ownership of Land Register) Amendment Bill Mahesh Bindra

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