The policy of this bill is to update existing public health legislation in order to improve, promote and protect public health and help attain optimal and equitable health outcomes for all population groups in New Zealand. The bill will also enable New Zealand to comply with its obligations under the International Health Regulations 2005.
|SC Reports||26 Jun 2008||The Health Committee reported on this bill. View the bill as reported from the Health Committee at the New Zealand Legislation website.|
|Submissions Due||7 Mar 2008|
|First Reading||12 Dec 2007||Bill read a first time.
Bill referred to the Health Committee.
|Introduction||21 Nov 2007||Tony Ryall is the member in charge of this Government bill.
View the bill at introduction at the NZ Legislation website.