Garrett

David Garrett

Not a member of the 49th Parliament

Resigned from Parliament with effect on 23 September 2010. Replaced by Hilary Calvert.

Prior to 23 September 2010 was a member of the The ACT Party.

Most recent appearances in parliament

If this MP has contributed more than once to a debate, only one speech is shown.

Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill—Definition of “Tikanga” (15 Sep 2010)

Question: "Does he agree that “tikanga” as it is described—[ Interruption]"

Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill - First Reading (15 Sep 2010)

Speech expand: "ACT stands opposed to the Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill, just as we opposed the Foreshore and Seabed Bill in 2004. In the case of the Foreshore and Seabed Bill, which is now the existing Act, we were outraged at the decision to treat Māori as ..."

Personal Explanations - Passport Fraud—Discharge Without Conviction (15 Sep 2010)

Speech: "I seek leave of the House to make a personal explanation regarding speculation about me in the media."

Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill—Attorney - General’s Objective (14 Sep 2010)

Question: "Why was a version of section 40 of the Foreshore and Seabed Act 2004—a section that specifically prohibited iwi owners charging for beach use—not included in the new Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill?"

Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill—Attorney General’s Statement (9 Sep 2010)

Question: "Would it be an offence for iwi holders of customary title to charge, or attempt to charge, for access to the beach; if so, which specific clause in the bill would that offend against, or does he not know?"

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