End-of-year legal update

Social Development Partners have just published their end-of-year Legal Update, which summarises the stage and progress of sector-related legislation through Parliament during November till the recess this week.

The up-to-date information about newly introduced legislation – including Hone Harawira’s Education Amendment (Feed the Kids) Bill, submissions sought on the Financial Reporting Bill (community organisations have an extension up until Friday 8 February 2013), and the Local Electoral Amendment Bill (No 2) for which submissions close today.

The Child Support Amendment Bill and the Families Commission Amendment Bill have been reported back to Parliament.  The Alcohol Reform Bill and the Local Government Amendment Bill have been passed.

Read the full Legal Update