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Sentencing (Aggravating Factors) Amendment Bill

The purpose of this bill is to include an offence against a Police or prison officer, acting in the course of his or her duty, as an aggravating factor at sentencing

There have been 12 submissions on this bill.

Bill Events

Event Date Ayes Noes Abstentions
SC Reports 7 Jul 2011 The Law and Order Committee reported on this bill.
Submissions Due 26 May 2011
First Reading 12 Apr 2011,
13 Apr 2011,
13 Apr 2011,
13 Apr 2011
Bill read a first time.

Motion agreed to:
That the Law and Order Committeeconsider the Sentencing (Aggravating Factors) Amendment Bill , that the committee report finally to the House on or before 15 August 2011, and that the committee have authority to meet at any time while the House is sitting (except during oral questions), and during any evening on a day on which there has been a sitting of the House, and on a Friday in a week in which there has been a sitting of the House, despite Standing Orders 187 and 190(1)(b) and (c).
Ayes 113
National 58
Labour 42
Green 9
United F. 1
Progres. 1
Maori Party 1 (Sharples)
indep. 1 (Carter C)
Noes 4
Maori Party 3 (Flavell, Katene, Turia)
indep. 1 (Harawira)
Introduction 13 Oct 2010

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