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Questions For Oral Answer - April 13



1. DAVID BENNETT to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on the performance of the public service?

2. Hon PHIL GOFF to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by his statement that “this Government is working on two fronts to lower the cost of living for New Zealanders and their families”; if so, why?

3. Hon RODNEY HIDE to the Minister of Police: What powers do the New Zealand Police have to protect the economic interests of New Zealanders in our Exclusive Economic Zone?

4. Hon DAVID CUNLIFFE to the Minister of Finance: Does he stand by all his statements on Q and A on 10 April 2011?

5. CHESTER BORROWS to the Minister of Justice: What has caused the $402 million legal aid funding gap?

6. Hon TREVOR MALLARD to the Prime Minister: Does he have confidence in all Ministers involved in the MediaWorks frequency payment arrangement?

7. DAVID CLENDON to the Acting Minister of Energy and Resources: Did Petrobras provide an emergency response plan outlining how they would stop a catastrophic oil leak or spill before the Government issued them a permit to explore for oil and drill off the East Cape?

8. GRANT ROBERTSON to the Prime Minister: Does he agree with his Minister for Ministerial Services’ answer to a supplementary question on Question No 11 yesterday, regarding whether he is in charge of processes in Ministerial Services “It depends. It depends on the circumstances. I was not responsible for this particular instance, because it was not brought to my attention, and there was no reason for it to be.”?

9. JAMI-LEE ROSS to the Minister for Social Development and Employment: How many young people have benefited from the Government’s Job Opportunities Programme?

10. CLARE CURRAN to the Prime Minister: Does he have confidence in his Minister of Transport?

11. PAUL QUINN to the Minister of Education: What progress has been made on implementing the Youth Guarantee?


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