Corrected Spelling of Christchurch Earthquake Victim's Name
Corrected spelling of a victim's
Police are advising a clarification of
details of one of the victims named yesterday.
spelling of the five-month-old baby was incorrect. It should
be Baxtor Gowland, not Baxter.
Police regret any distress
caused by this
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Urgent Bill Planned:
MP Pay Rises To Match Public Service
Prime Minister John Key today announced an overhaul of the Remuneration Authority Act, tying MP salaries to those of the wider public sector, which will be passed under urgency.
Mr Key says the decision was made after the Remuneration Authority’s latest determination which saw the total remuneration received by MPs increased by about 3.5 per cent...
The new legislation will be backdated to 1 July 2014, meaning the pay increase outlined in the latest determination will not be awarded. More>>