Supplementary Order Paper No 388

No 388

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Health and Safety (Pike River Implementation) Bill

Proposed amendment

Andrew Little, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 27

In clause 27, replace new section 19ZP(1AA) (lines 5 to 12 on page 40) with:

  • (1AA) This section and sections 19ZQ to 19ZY apply to all mining operations, tunnelling operations, and quarrying operations as defined by sections 19M, 19N, and 19O.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Health and Safety (Pike River Implementation) Bill to ensure that rules for inspectors will apply for quarrying and tunnelling operations to ensure that all mining activities that carry high health and safety risks are covered.