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Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers

TODD MULLER to the Prime Minister: Will she accept my offer to work with the Government to implement National’s JobStart policy as soon as possible?

MARAMA DAVIDSON to the Minister for the Environment: How will new standards for freshwater, announced last Thursday, help create healthy waterways and swimmable rivers within a generation?

TODD MULLER to the Prime Minister: What new information, if any, was provided to Cabinet today to inform the discussion for a move to level 1?

Hon PAUL GOLDSMITH to the Minister of Finance: How much new spending in response to the COVID-19 crisis has the Government announced so far, and how much has been spent to date?

Dr DEBORAH RUSSELL to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy?

Hon JUDITH COLLINS to the Minister for Economic Development: What special powers, if any, did Cabinet grant him that enabled him to allow 56 film workers from Los Angeles into New Zealand?

Hon Dr NICK SMITH to the Minister of Customs: Does she stand by all her Government’s customs policies and actions?

PAUL EAGLE to the Minister of Housing: What is the Government doing to boost the delivery of new public and transitional homes, and why is this important as New Zealand emerges from the COVID-19 crisis?

Hon TODD McCLAY to the Minister of Tourism: What advice has he received on the number of Australians who visited New Zealand for the purposes of a holiday or visiting family during the Australian winter school holidays in 2019?

STUART SMITH to the Minister of Immigration: Have he or his officials received correspondence regarding visa exemptions for foreign teams in the America’s Cup; if so, when?

JAN TINETTI to the Minister of Education: What action has the Government taken to ensure that New Zealand’s most vulnerable children will receive a healthy school lunch?

NICOLA WILLIS to the Minister of Housing: Will she do anything for KiwiBuild buyers caught up in the delayed Monark development, including the couple who wrote to her on Friday stating, “We are legally tied to this KiwiBuild apartment to 2025 (if they actually build it). This is not what we signed up for and we feel deceived” and “We want the Government, whose involvement induced us into entering this contract, to own up and enable KiwiBuild purchasers to exit their agreements with no further financial bloodshed”?

Answers to these questions are delivered from 2pm (New Zealand time) on the day of tabling. The answers can be accessed in text form, once Hansard is finalised, by clicking here.

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