Supplementary Order Paper No 357

No 357

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 10 September 2019

End of Life Choice Bill

Proposed amendment

Hon Maggie Barry, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 21

After clause 21(5)(d) (page 15, after line 24), insert:

(da)

any matter on which the Minister directs them to report from time to time:

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the End of Life Choice Bill by effectively allowing the Minister of Health to create reporting categories.

Monitoring of the regime by the Minister, on behalf of the elected Government, is crucial if any degree of confidence in the system is to be enjoyed by New Zealanders.