Most recent appearances in parliament
If this MP has contributed more than once to a debate, only one speech is shown.
- Valedictory Statement (27 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "Tēnā koe, Mr Speaker. It is a pleasure to kick off the valedictory season in this Parliament. ..."
- Natural Health Products Bill - First Reading (15 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "The Green Party is delighted that the Natural Health Products Bill, which will set up a stand-alone natural health products regulator within the Ministry of Health, is before this House. Instead of lumping in natural health products with medicine and food, ..."
- Local Government Borrowing Bill, Local Government (Auckland Council) Amendment Bill (No 2) - Third Readings (14 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "The Green Party too is pleased to support the Local Government Borrowing Bill and the Local Government (Auckland Council) Amendment Bill (No 2). We are pleased that the legislation is going to get through in this term of Government—in fact, it will be ..."
- Alcohol Reform Bill - Second Reading (13 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "The Green Party will support the Alcohol Reform Bill too, even though we do not think it goes nearly far enough. We congratulate Chester Burrows on his impartial chairing of the Justice and Electoral Committee, and the thousands of New Zealanders who took ..."
- Local Government Borrowing Bill - In Committee (8 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "I will take up the issues that Stuart Nash was raising. It is absolutely true, as the Minister of Local Government has clarified, that all participating local councils will be required to guarantee each other’s debts. So if one council were to default, all ..."