Hastings welcomes 30 new citizens
Date: August 13,
Hastings welcomes 30 new
Hastings will welcome 30 new New
Zealanders at a citizenship ceremony to be held Wednesday 13
August 2014, from 6 pm in the Hastings District Council
The candidates’ nationalities are as
will welcome those present on behalf of tangata
Hastings District Council Councillors will present
each candidate with a kowhai tree to symbolise “putting
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Parliament Today: State Opening Of Parliament
The House sits at 10.30am today before MPs are summoned to hear the Speech from the Throne in the Legislative Council Chamber.
The speech delivered by the Governor-General on the Government’s behalf outlines its priorities for this Parliament.
After this MPs will return to the House for the presentation of petitions and papers and the introduction of any bills.
The Government has five notices of motion on the Order Paper which can be debated. These relate to relating to the appointment of the Deputy Speaker, Assistant Speakers, the reinstatement of business in a carryover motion and one on “Entities to be deemed public organisations”. More>>