Have your say on the APEC Bill
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a
regional economic forum based in the Asia-Pacific Region.
New Zealand will host APEC 2021 in November 2021, with
related events running for a year from December 2020 until
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
(APEC 2021) Bill proposes to:
• support safe and
secure APEC 2021 events for all world leaders, attendees,
and the general public; and
• assist in managing
security risks; and
• assist in facilitating the
timely and efficient operation of APEC 2021.
Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee are keen to hear your
thoughts on this bill.
Tell the Foreign Affairs,
Defence and Trade Committee what you think
Make a submission on the bill by
midnight on Wednesday, 12 February 2020.
details about the bill:
• Read the full content of the bill
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