Not a member of the 49th Parliament
Most recent appearances in parliament
If this MP has contributed more than once to a debate, only one speech is shown.
- Valedictory Statement (28 Oct 2009)
Speech expand: "Kia ora koutou. E mihi nui ana au ki a koutou e ngā iwi, tātou katoa o tēnei wāhi, te Whare Pāremata. Tēnā koutou katoa. ..."
- Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Amendment Bill - First Reading (27 Oct 2009)
Speech expand: "The Green Party will oppose the Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Amendment Bill at every step of the way. I am really sorry that National has chosen to stick to its ideological guns and once again begin the process of readying the accident ..."
- Social Assistance (Payment of New Zealand Superannuation and Veteran’s Pension Overseas) Amendment Bill - Second Reading (21 Oct 2009)
Speech expand: "The Green Party will continue to support the Social Assistance (Payment of New Zealand Superannuation and Veteran’s Pension Overseas) Amendment Bill through all stages in the House today. We agree with the previous Labour Government, which introduced this ..."
- Accident Compensation—Opening Scheme to Competition (21 Oct 2009)
Question: "Has he discussed with the Māori Party the potential impact of full or partial re-privatisation of the work account on Māori, especially given that tangata whenua are disproportionately represented among low-paid and vulnerable workers; if so, does he think that their support for the Government’s accident compensation changes will continue?"
- Accident Compensation—Proposed Increase in Motor Vehicle Levy (15 Oct 2009)
Question: "Which parties have guaranteed their support to the Minister for the accident compensation legislation, which will give effect to the announcements on the future of accident compensation that he has made this week?"