Supplementary Order Paper No 375

No 375

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Thursday, 24 October 2013

Health and Safety (Pike River Implementation) Bill


Proposed motion to divide Bill into 3 Bills

Hon Simon Bridges, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, Part 1, and Schedule 1 be a separate Bill, and that the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, and the Part 1 heading be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the WorkSafe New Zealand Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 16 December 2013.

That Part 2 and Schedules 2 and 3 be a separate Bill, and that the Part 2 heading be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Health and Safety in Employment Amendment Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 16 December 2013.

That Part 3 and Schedule 4 be a separate Bill, and that the Part 3 heading be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Mines Rescue Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on 16 December 2013.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper divides the Health and Safety (Pike River Implementation) Bill into the following 3 Bills:

  • WorkSafe New Zealand Bill:

  • Health and Safety in Employment Amendment Bill (No 3):

  • Mines Rescue Bill.