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Corrections And Reports

When Parliament resumed Prime Minister John Key made a personal explanation correcting an answer to a question a fortnight ago.

Key said in response to a question that the head of the GCSB had been appointed by the State Service Commissioner, he should have said that the appointment was made by him on the recommendation of the Commissioner.

The Audito General’s report on the results of Health Sector results was presented.

Select committee reports were presented on the:

2011/12 financial review of Mighty River Power Limited as reported by the Commerce Committee

2011/12 financial review of Genesis Power Limited as reported by the Commerce Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Electricity Authority as reported by the Commerce Committee

Petition 2011/27 of Helen McDonnell on behalf of the Board of Trustees of Salisbury School as reported by the Education and Science Committee

Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, Crown Research Institutes: Results of the 2011/12 audits as reported by the Finance and Expenditure Committee

Education Amendment Bill as reported by the Education and Science Committee

2011/12 financial review of Kordia Group Limited as reported by the Commerce Committee

2011/12 financial review of the Charities Commission as reported by the Social Services Committee

2011/12 financial review of Housing New Zealand Corporation as reported by the Social Services Committee

Briefing into pension eligibility and entitlements, including portability as reported by the Social Services Committee

MPs began Question Time

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