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Carter Takes The Chair

When Parliament resumed today David Carter began his first day in the Speaker's chair.

Carter outlined the process around his appointment by the Governor-General to MPs.

Select committee reports were presented on:

Student Loan Scheme Amendment Bill (No 2) (56-2) as reported by the Finance and Expenditure Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry for Primary Industries and of the non-departmental appropriations for Votes Agriculture and Forestry, Vote Biosecurity, Vote Fisheries, and for Vote Food Safety
as reported by the Primary Production Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Social Development and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Social Development and for Vote Youth Development
as reported by the Social Services Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Waitemata District Health Board

as reported by the Health Committee
2011/12 financial review of the Department of Conservation and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Conservation
as reported by the Local Government and Environment Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Economic Development and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Communications, Vote Economic Development, Vote Energy, and Vote Tourism
as reported by the Commerce Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Defence and the New Zealand Defence Force
as reported by the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Department of Building and Housing and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Housing
as reported by the Social Services Committee

2011/12 financial review of the New Zealand Artificial Limb Board
as reported by the Social Services Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Capital and Coast District Health Board
as reported by the Health Committee

Briefing on free trade talks with Russia
as reported by the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Official Development Assistance
as reported by the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

2011/12 financial review of the West Coast District Health Board
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Mental Health Commission
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Health and Disability Commissioner
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Hawke's Bay District Health Board
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Crown Health Financing Agency
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Northland District Health Board
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Wairarapa District Health Board
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of AsureQuality Limited
as reported by the Primary Production Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Pharmaceutical Management Agency
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of Animal Control Products Limited and Quotable Value Limited
as reported by the Primary Production Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Health Sponsorship Council
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Alcohol Advisory Council of New Zealand
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of Landcorp Farming Limited
as reported by the Primary Production Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Bay of Plenty District Health Board
as reported by the Health Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Justice and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Courts and Vote Justice
as reported by the Justice and Electoral Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Environmental Protection Authority
as reported by the Local Government and Environment Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry for the Environment and of the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Climate Change and Vote Environment
as reported by the Local Government and Environment Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Department of Labour
as reported by the Transport and Industrial Relations Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Transport, of non-departmental appropriations for Vote Labour, and of non-departmental appropriations for Vote Transport
as reported by the Transport and Industrial Relations Committee

2011/12 financial review of Land Information New Zealand
as reported by the Primary Production Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs, the Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives, Statistics New Zealand, and the State Services Commission
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of non-departmental appropriations for Vote Arts, Culture and Heritage
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry for Culture and Heritage
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Parliamentary Service
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Department of Internal Affairs
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Office of the Ombudsmen
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Women's Affairs
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
as reported by the Government Administration Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Science and Innovation
as reported by the Education and Science Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Ministry of Education
as reported by the Education and Science Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Education Review Office
as reported by the Education and Science Committee

2011/12 financial review of AgResearch Limited, Career Services, Careers New Zealand, Education New Zealand, Landcare Research New Zealand Limited, the Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited, the Institute of Geological and Nuclear Science
as reported by the Education and Science Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, the Earthquake Commission, and the non-departmental appropriations for Vote Canterbury Earthquake Recovery
as reported by the Finance and Expenditure Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Office of the Controller and Auditor-General
as reported by the Finance and Expenditure Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Inland Revenue Department
as reported by the Finance and Expenditure Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Serious Fraud Office
as reported by the Law and Order Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Department of Corrections
as reported by the Law and Order Committee

2011/12 financial review of the New Zealand Police
as reported by the Law and Order Committee

MPs began Question Time.


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