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Tributes And Reports

When Parliament resumed at 2pm MPs unanimously passed a motion noting their shock and sadness at the death of three soldiers in Afghanistan.

Select committee reports were presented on the:

Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, Realising Benefits from Six Public Sector Technology Projects by the Government Administration Committee;

New Zealand observation delegations to the 2012 Timor-Leste general election by the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee;

Petition 2011/5 of Penelope Mary Bright and 307 others by the Commerce Committee;

Petition 2011/0015 of Christine Rose by the Local Government and Environment Committee;

Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, New Zealand Qualifications Authority: Assuring the Consistency and Quality of Internal Assessment for NCEA by the Education and Science Committee;

Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, Institutional Arrangements for Training, Registering, and Appraising Teachers by the Education and Science Committee;

Petition 2011/0023 of Tina Nilson and 988 others by the Justice and Electoral Committee;

Petition 2011/0013 of Steffan Browning by the Commerce Committee; and the

Petition 2008/0143 of Lois Griffiths and 382 others by the Commerce Committee.

The Climate Change Response (Emissions Trading and Other Matters) Amendment Bill was introduced.

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