Supplementary Order Paper No 158

No 158

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Thursday, 8 November 2018

Child Poverty Reduction Bill

Proposed motion to divide Bill into 2 Bills

Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, in Committee, to move as follows:

That the enacting words, clauses 1 and 2, Parts 1 and 2, and Schedules 1 to 3 be a separate Bill, and that the enacting words and clauses 1 and 2 be replaced with:

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Child Poverty Reduction Act 2018.

2 Commencement

This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

That Part 3 and Schedules 4 and 5 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 Children’s Amendment Act 2018.

2 Commencement

This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper sets out a motion to divide the Child Poverty Reduction Bill into the following 2 Bills:

  • Child Poverty Reduction Bill:

  • Children’s Amendment Bill.