21 Apr 2010

Question Time for 21 April 2010

From Parliament - Question Time, 2:02 pm on 21 April 2010

Questions to Ministers 1. METIRIA TUREI to the Prime Minister: Is it current Government policy that no state assets will be sold either partially or fully? 2. Hon PHIL GOFF to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by his statement regarding the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples that "It is an expression of aspiration; it will have no impact on New Zealand law"? 3. AARON GILMORE to the Minister of Finance: What are the Government's objectives for tax reform in this year's Budget? 4. Hon PHIL GOFF to the Minister of Finance: What reassurance did he give to delegates at the Grey Power conference about his explanation of how Government policies were affecting vulnerable, older people? 5. DAVID BENNETT to the Minister of Transport: What improvements has the Government announced for road safety for young people? 6. Hon ANNETTE KING to the Minister responsible for Whanau Ora: What progress has been made towards the establishment of the 20 Whanau Ora contracts expected to start in July 2010? 7. NIKKI KAYE to the Minister for Climate Change Issues: What reports has he received on New Zealand's latest net position report under the Kyoto Protocol? 8. Hon DAVID CUNLIFFE to the Minister of Finance: Does he stand by all his recent statements? 9. MELISSA LEE to the Minister of Energy and Resources: How many homes were retrofitted in March through the Warm Up New Zealand: Heat Smart home insulation scheme? 10. Hon MARYAN STREET to the Minister for Tertiary Education: What advice has he received on those who are likely to be disadvantaged by recently announced policies regarding tertiary education with respect to student loans, allowances and course fees? 11. CHESTER BORROWS to the Minister of Justice: What changes is the Government making to the legal aid system? 12. PHIL TWYFORD to the Minister of Local Government: Does he stand by all his recent statements on local government?