30 May 2017

Question Time for 30 May 2017

From Parliament - Live Stream and Question Time, 2:06 pm on 30 May 2017
  1. NUK KORAKO to the Minister of Finance: How will the Family Incomes Package in Budget 2017 help families get ahead financially?

  2. ANDREW LITTLE to the Prime Minister: Did the Minister of Finance tell him that last week’s Budget cut elective surgery funding by $10 million, means the average early childhood centre effectively loses $15,000, and provides new Crown land funding for only 1,200 houses?

  3. JAMES SHAW to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all his Government’s decisions?

  4. SIMON O'CONNOR to the Minister of Health: Can he confirm that Budget 2017 will invest an extra $3.9 billion over four years into Vote Health, taking the total health investment to $16.77 billion in 2017/18?

  5. Rt Hon WINSTON PETERS to the Minister of Finance: Does he stand by all his statements on the health of the New Zealand economy?

  6. GRANT ROBERTSON to the Minister of Finance: Does he stand by his statement that “I just don’t think of the Budget in terms of the election cycle”?

  7. SARAH DOWIE to the Minister responsible for Social Investment: How does Budget 17 support a social investment approach to Justice?

  8. PHIL TWYFORD to the Minister for Social Housing: Does she believe an increase in the accommodation supplement will help to reduce the rate of rent or house price increases?

  9. JOANNE HAYES to the Minister for Children: What recent announcements has she made regarding funding to support vulnerable children and young people?

  10. CHRIS HIPKINS to the Minister of Education: What was the change in real terms in total annual Government funding per full-time equivalent child in early childhood education between 2009/10 and 2014/15 according to the data posted on the Education Counts website?

  11. Dr KENNEDY GRAHAM to the Minister for Climate Change Issues: Does she agree that countries need to work together to combat dangerous climate change; if so, will her Government convey that view to the President of the United States this week?

  12. ANDREW BAYLY to the Minister of Revenue: What improvements is the Government making to New Zealand’s tax system?