Supplementary Order Paper No 231

  • withdrawn on 04 May 2011

No 231

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 3 May 2011

Royal Society of New Zealand Amendment Bill


Proposed amendment

Te Ururoa Flavell, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 5(2)

Definition of humanities: to omit this definition and substitute the following definition (lines 21 to 24 on page 3):

humanities: includes languages, and in particular, te reo, history, religion, philosophy, law, classics, linguistics, cultural studies, Māori studies, media studies, art history, film, drama, and the recognition, application, and advancement of te Tiriti o Waitangi.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Royal Society of New Zealand Amendment Bill to include in the definition of humanities Māori studies, te reo, and the recognition, application, and advancement of te Tiriti o Waitangi.