Supplementary Order Paper No 501

No 501

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 12 May 2020

COVID-19 Public Health Response Bill

Proposed amendment

Hon Simon Bridges, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 9

In clause 9(1)(c), (page 5, lines 27 and 28), replace “the Prime Minister and the Minister of Justice” with “the Prime Minister, the Leader of the Opposition, and the Minister of Justice”.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends clause 9(1)(c) of the Bill to make it an additional requirement for the Minister to consult with the Leader of the Opposition on a section 11 order.