Schedule of Select Committee Meetings

Edition 2 Week commencing Monday, 14 October 2013
This Schedule is subject to change. Please contact the Clerk of the Committee for confirmation. All meetings are in Parliament House unless stated otherwise. Asterisk (*) indicates items open to public for hearing of evidence. Site visits are not official committee meetings and are displayed in italics.
Date and committee Time of meeting Venue

MONDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2013
Māori Affairs

Bill: * Ngā Punawai o Te Tokotoru Claims Settlement Ngā Punawai o Te Tokotoru Claims Settlement Bill: * Raukawa Claims Settlement Raukawa Claims Settlement

9.30 pm

9.30am 9.30am 12.05pm
2.00pm

-

- 12.20pm - 12.05pm - 12.20pm
-

12.30 pm

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside, Lake End, Tutanekai Street, Rotorua Tokoroa Club Bowling Club, Tokoroa Club Incorporated, 53 Chambers Street, Tokoroa

2.00pm 2.00pm 4.00pm

- 4.15pm - 4.00pm - 4.15pm

4.30pm

TUESDAY, 15 OCTOBER 2013
Business 4.30 pm 5.00 pm Speaker’s Office

WEDNESDAY, 16 OCTOBER 2013
Education and Science

Inquiry: into Pacific languages in early childhood education Financial reviews: 2012/13 AgResearch Limited 2012/13 Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited 2012/13 Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Limited 2012/13 Landcare Research New Zealand Limited 2012/13 National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited 2012/13 New Zealand Qualifications Authority 2012/13 The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.00pm

-

-

12.30pm

12.00pm 12.00pm 12.15pm 12.15pm 12.15pm

Room 5

- 12.15pm - 12.15pm - 12.15pm - 12.15pm - 12.15pm

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Date and committee

Time of meeting

Venue

Finance and Expenditure

Bill: * Student Loan Scheme Amendment (No 3) Other matters: Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, Annual Plan 2013/14 Statement on the long-term fiscal position, July 2013 Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, Discussion Paper: Commentary on Affording Our Future: Statement on New Zealand’s Long-term Fiscal Position, August 2013 Briefing: on the Treasury's Long-term fiscal statement 2013 Petition: 2011/78 of Deidre Kent and 877 others Financial review: 2012/13 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Report in relation to selected Non-departmental appropriations for the year ending 30 June 2013
Government Administration

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am 11.00am 11.00am 11.05am 11.10am

-

-

12.00pm

11.00am 11.00am 11.15am 11.05am

Room 2 Bowen House

- 11.10am - 11.15am

11.15am 11.15am 11.20am 11.20am 11.30am 11.30am 11.40am
10.00am

-

11.20am 11.20am 11.30am 11.30am 11.40am 11.40am 11.45am
1.00pm Room 1 Bowen House

Inquiry: * into the accessibility of services to Parliament into the accessibility of services to Parliament Bills: * Sullivan Birth Certificate Sullivan Birth Certificate Parental Leave and Employment Protection (Six Month’s Paid Leave) Amendment Petition: 2011/49 of Aaron Cross on behalf of the Greyhound Protection League of New Zealand
Health

10.05am 10.05am 10.25am 10.40am 10.40am 11.20am 11.35am

-

10.40am 10.25am 10.40am 12.15pm 11.20am 11.35am 12.15pm

12.15pm 12.15pm
10.00am

- 12.20pm - 12.20pm
1.00pm Room 4

Petitions: 2011/66 of Ann Chapman and 1053 others 2011/41 of William Joseph Rea 2011/71 of Dr Lynley Hood and Associate Professor Gordon Sanderson Inquiry: into improving child health outcomes and preventing child abuse with a focus from preconception until three years of age
Law and Order

10.00am 10.00am 10.05am 10.10am

-

10.15am 10.05am 10.10am 10.15am

10.15am 10.15am

- 1.00pm - 1.00pm

Bill: * Victims' Orders Against Violent Offenders Briefing: 2

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am 11.30am

-

- 11.30am - 11.30am - 12.00pm

1.00pm

Room 6

3

Date and committee

Time of meeting

Venue

on policing and prisons in Canterbury Petition: 2011/24 of Tracey Marceau on behalf of Christie’s Law Group and 58,000 others Bill: Sentencing (Protection of Children from Criminal Offending) Amendment
Māori Affairs Subcommittee

11.30am 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.50pm 12.50pm
10.00am

- 12.00pm - 12.50pm - 12.50pm - 12.55pm - 12.55pm
1.15pm Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, 48 Marine Parade, Napier Paataka Room 1, Novotel Auckland Airport, Ray Emery Drive, Auckland

Bill: * Maungaharuru-Tangitū Hapū Claims Settlement Maungaharuru-Tangitū Hapū Claims Settlement

10.00am 10.00am 1.00pm

- 1.15pm - 1.00pm - 1.15pm

Māori Affairs Subcommittee

Bill: * Ngā Mana Whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau Collective Redress Ngā Mana Whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau Collective Redress
Social Services

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am

-

- 12.20pm - 12.05pm - 12.20pm
1.00pm

12.20pm

12.05pm
10.00am

Bills: Vulnerable Children Social Security (Fraud Measures and Debt Recovery) Amendment Petitions: 2011/38 of Dina Awarau and 186 others on behalf of Pomare community group 2011/39 of Michelle Ratima and 620 others 2011/40 of Mary Utanga and 270 others 2011/52 of Graeme Axford Inquiry: into the funding of specialist sexual violence social services
THURSDAY, 17 OCTOBER 2013
Commerce

10.00am 10.00am 11.30am

- 12.15pm - 11.30am - 12.15pm - 12.50pm - 12.45pm 12.45pm 12.45pm 12.50pm 12.55pm 12.55pm

Room 3

12.15pm 12.15pm 12.15pm 12.15pm 12.45pm 12.50pm 12.50pm

Bills: New Zealand International Convention Centre * Construction Contracts Amendment Construction Contracts Amendment Electronic Transactions (Contract Formation) Amendment Petitions: 2011/61 of Pam Cornelius and 934 others 2011/65 of Jan Henderson 3

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am 10.40am 11.50am 11.55am

-

-

1.00pm

12.35pm 10.45am 11.50am 11.55am 12.35pm

Room 4

12.35pm 12.35pm 12.38pm

- 12.45pm - 12.38pm - 12.40pm

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Date and committee

Time of meeting

Venue

2008/134 of Allen Hair Other matters: Report from the Controller and Auditor-General on Transpower New Zealand Limited: Managing Risks to Transmission Assets Report from the Controller and Auditor-General, Discussion Paper: Learning from public entities' use of social media, June 2013
Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade

12.40pm 12.45pm 12.45pm 12.50pm

- 12.45pm - 12.55pm - 12.50pm - 12.55pm

Bill: * Border Processing (Trade Single Window and Duties) Border Processing (Trade Single Window and Duties) International treaty examinations: * Agreement between the Government of New Zealand and the Government of the United States of America on Enhancing Cooperation in Preventing and Combating Crime Agreement between the Government of New Zealand and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income
Justice and Electoral

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am 10.15am 11.15am 11.15am

-

- 11.15am - 10.15am - 11.15am

12.45am

Room 6

- 12.30pm - 12.15pm

12.15pm

- 12.30pm

Bills: Electoral Amendment Royal Succession Petition: 2011/60 of Elizabeth Subritzky on behalf of Freedom from Sexual Exploitation Financial review: 2012/13 Parliamentary Counsel Office
Local Government and Environment

10.30am

10.30am 10.30am 11.30am 12.00pm 12.00pm 12.15pm 12.15pm

-

-

12.30pm

12.00pm 11.30am 12.00pm 12.15pm 12.15pm

Room 7

- 12.20pm - 12.20pm
-

Bills: Kaipara District Council (Validation of Rates and Other Matters) Manukau City Council (Regulation of Prostitution in Specified Places) Briefing: on a matter relating to the Manukau City Council (Regulation of Prostitution in Specified Places) Bill Other matter: Report from the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Investigating the future of conservation: The case of stewardship land 4

10.00am

10.00am 10.00am 11.30am 11.40am 11.40am 11.50am 11.50am

- 11.40am - 11.30am - 11.40am - 11.50am - 11.50am - 11.55am - 11.55am

1.00pm

Room 2 Bowen House

5

Date and committee

Time of meeting

Venue

Petitions: 2011/74 of Christine Toms 2011/67 of Margi Martin, Amanda Austrin and 31 others 2008/135 of Sue Kedgley 2011/48 of Kate Hoyle and 20 others Financial review: 2012/13 New Zealand Walking Access Commission
Primary Production

11.55am 11.55am 12.00pm 12.05pm 12.10pm 12.15pm 12.15pm
10.00am

- 12.15pm - 12.00pm - 12.05pm -

12.10pm 12.15pm 12.20pm 12.20pm
12.50pm

Bill:

Food Bill Briefing: On the Ross Sea Fishery Petitions: 2011/47 of Leona Plaisier on behalf of Save Our Sounds 2011/75 of Brendan Horan and 3653 others Financial reviews: 2012/13 Animal Control Products Limited 2012/13 AsureQuality Limited 2012/13 Quotable Value Limited Bill: Animal Welfare Amendment Bill * Animal Welfare Amendment Bill
Privileges

10.00am 10.00am 10.05am 10.05am 10.10am 10.10am 10.15am 10.20am 10.20am 10.20am 10.20am 10.25am 10.25am 10.35am

-

10.05am 10.05am 10.10am 10.10am 10.20am 10.15am

Room 3

10.20am 10.25am 10.25am 10.25am 10.25am 12.45pm 10.35am 12.45pm
1.00pm Room 1 Bowen House

Other matter: Question of privilege regarding use of intrusive powers within the parliamentary precinct
Regulations Review

11.30am

11.30am 11.30am
8.30am

-

- 1.00pm - 1.00pm
-

Complaints: regarding the Canterbury Earthquake (Building Act) Order 2011 (SR 2011/311) regarding the Civil Aviation Charges Regulation (No 2) 1991 Amendment Regulations 2012 (SR 2012/305) regarding the New Zealand (Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code) Food Standards 2002 Amendment No. 53 Investigation of regulations: Scrutiny of statutory regulations Scrutiny of deemed regulations Regulation-making powers in bills: Routine scrutiny of delegated powers in bills
Standing Orders

8.30am 8.30am 8.40am 8.50am 8.55am 8.55am 9.10am 9.15am 9.15am

- 8.55am - 8.40am - 8.50am - 8.55am -

9.30am

Room 9

9.15am 9.10am 9.15am 9.20am 9.20am
10.00am Room 5

Other matters: 5

9.30am

9.30am

- 10.00am

6

Date and committee

Time of meeting

Venue

Members’ attendance, absence and suspension Review of Standing Orders
Transport and Industrial Relations

9.30am 9.55am
10.00am

- 9.55am - 10.00am
-

Bills: * Employment Relations Amendment Employment Relations Amendment Land Transport and Road Users Charges Legislation Amendment Summary Offences (Possession of Hand-held Lasers) Amendment Petition: 2011/80 of Jan Mossmann and 15,000 others Financial reviews: 2012/13 Accident Compensation Corporation 2012/13 Airways Corporation of New Zealand

10.00am 10.00am 10.55am 11.00am 11.30am 11.35am 11.35am 11.40am 11.40am 11.45am

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12.00pm

11.35am 10.55am 11.00am 11.30am

Room 11

- 11.35am 11.40am 11.40am 11.50am 11.45am 11.50am

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