6 Mar 2016

The Week In Parliament for 6 March 2016

From In Parliament, 7:30 am on 6 March 2016

Prime Minister's Statement Debate concludes in a vote of confidence in the Government; Wednesday sees first General Debate and Members' Day of the year; Employment Standards Legislation Bill undergoes second reading; Former MP John Carter appears before Commerce Committee to make submission on Easter trading bill, as does Family First Director Bob McCoskrie; Attorney General criticises Jiang Yang's Preventing Name Change by Child Sex Offenders Bill; Battle continues between Annette King & Jonathan Coleman; Radiation Safety Bill passes final reading; MPs pay tribute to Pacific islands devastated by Tropical Cyclone Winston and mourn the passing of Dr Ranginui Walker and Martin Crowe.