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Parliament: Oral Questions - 10 May 2018

Oral Questions - 10 May 2018

Questions to Ministers

1. Hon PAUL GOLDSMITH to the Minister of Finance: Why will he borrow more money and increase taxes and levies?

2. Hon JUDITH COLLINS to the Minister of Housing and Urban Development: Is the KiwiBuild: Buying off the Plans document correct where it says “there is insufficient funding for the Crown to deliver all 100,000 KiwiBuild dwellings by itself”?

3. VIRGINIA ANDERSEN to the Minister of Finance: What capital investment needs has he been made aware of ahead of Budget 2018?

4. Hon MICHAEL WOODHOUSE to the Minister of Immigration: Does he agree with the Prime Minister when she said this week that the Government’s current immigration policy is “exactly the same one we campaigned on”?

5. Hon NATHAN GUY to the Minister for Biosecurity: Does he stand by all his statements and actions in relation to Mycoplasma bovis?

6. DARROCH BALL to the Minister of Defence: What progress, if any, has been made regarding aircrew training capability for the Royal New Zealand Air Force?

7. Hon NIKKI KAYE to the Minister of Education: Does he stand by his reported comments that he only found out in October last year that the $1.13 billion Christchurch Schools Rebuild programme was funded over successive years?

8. LAWRENCE YULE to the Minister of Employment: Does he stand by his statement in the House on Tuesday that “we won’t be punishing everybody who mucks up”?

9. GREG O'CONNOR to the Minister for Social Development: What data-related announcements has she recently made?

10. CHRIS BISHOP to the Minister of Police: Does he stand by his answer to Oral Question No. 10 yesterday, in relation to new police, that “all 1,800 work on the front line”?

11. Hon Dr NICK SMITH to the Associate Minister of State Services (Open Government): Does she stand by her statement that this Government will be “the most open, most transparent Government that New Zealand has ever had”?

12. Dr DUNCAN WEBB to the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs: What advice has he received since commissioning the targeted review of consumer credit regulation in December last year on the extent of consumer credit-related harm in New Zealand?

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