Oral Questions – 8 August 2018

Questions to Ministers

  1. SIMON BRIDGES?to the?Prime Minister:?Does she stand by all her Government?s policies and actions?
  2. KIRITAPU ALLAN?to the?Minister of Finance:?What reports has he seen on the need for innovation in the New Zealand economy?
  3. AMY ADAMS?to the?Minister of Finance:?Does he agree with the Prime Minister?s comment, ?I absolutely believe that our agenda will grow the economy, will make sure businesses are in a position to grow and prosper, because I need that economic growth to be able to lift the well-being of all New Zealanders??

  4. PAUL GOLDSMITH?to the?Minister for Economic Development:?Does he still think the ANZ survey of business confidence is junk?
  5. Dr DUNCAN WEBB?to the?Minister of Justice:?What recent announcements has he made about the Family Court?
  6. MICHAEL WOODHOUSE?to the?Minister of Immigration:?Does he stand by all of his statements and actions?
  7. JONATHAN YOUNG?to the?Minister of Energy and Resources:?What advice, if any, did she receive in respect of the obligation to act in accordance with the Minerals Programme for Petroleum regarding the Government?s decision to offer no new offshore permits?
  8. ANDREW BAYLY?to the?Minister for Building and Construction:?What procedures, if any, will she put into place to ensure Government agencies adhere to MBIE?s Government procurement guidelines for construction projects?
  9. Dr NICK SMITH?to the?Minister of Justice:?Does he stand by all of his statements on the Electoral (Integrity) Amendment Bill and the chilling effect it will have on the expression of dissenting views?
  10. CHRIS BISHOP?to the?Minister of Internal Affairs:?Does she stand by all her statements around the Government inquiry into the appointment of the Deputy Commissioner of Police?
  11. Dr LIZ CRAIG?to the?Minister of Health:?What confidence can the public take from the view of the National Bowel Screening Programme that was released this morning?
  12. STUART SMITH?to the?Minister of Justice:?What advice, if any, has he received on the need for the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal?