Proposed Retirement Villages Legislation
Grey Power On Proposed Retirement Villages
Dennis Paget (Spokesperson on Health), Violet
McCowatt (Spokesperson on Social Services) and John
Jefferson (Grey Power President) attended the launch of the
proposed Retirement Villages Legislation.
applauds the Government's moves to tighten up the
legislation regarding Retirement Villages. We are also
aware that to pass any legislation takes time. Time is of
the expense when one becomes older and it is imperative that
the opposition parties get in behind these changes and have
the new laws passed without the usual "drama". People of
our age cannot afford the luxury of long drawn-out debates,
while some older persons' savings are being eroded.
Power will support the present changes taking place in
support of our older New Zealanders.
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